(Left-hand side and top centre) Half-elevation of a two-storey facade and dormer from the attic storey of this facade, both inscribed Sedan; (lower centre) half-elevation of a rusticated window; (right top) three-quarter elevation of a heavily rusticated window, inscribed Geneve; (right bottom) half-elevation of a rusticated window and part of the opening above it

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125856
Architect/DesignerPalladio, Andrea (1508-1580)
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
Subject Date1600
Image Date1600
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.97r
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The designs inscribed Sedan could relate to a new town hall built in Sedan circa 1613. Alternatively it could relate to the Palais des Prince, a part of the fortress of Sedan, begun in 1611. The window in the lower centre is from Palladio and relates to the Palazzo Thiene, Vicenza.

Subject tags

windows, decorative stonework