Musee du Louvre

Interior: Grande Galerie

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Title Variant: 

Palais du Louvre

Date: 

1595-1610

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Notes: 

Also known as Galerie de lEcole Italienne. The engaged columns along the sides were added during the Empire by Percier and Fontaine. Shortened by a third during the Second Empire, the gallery now houses collections of Italian painting.

Culture: 

Subject: 

Paris (France)--Buildings, structures, etc.

Subject 2: 

Paris (France)

Image Source: 

Dept. of Art History and Archaeology Photograph Collection. Ware Library Photo Collection

Access Restrictions: 

Restricted to current faculty, students and staff of Columbia University