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France, 1450–1830

Jean-François Bédard

Jean-François Bédard is Associate Professor at the Syracuse University School of Architecture in Syracuse, New York, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture Volume 2

© the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the University of London, 2019

Sir Banister Fletcher chapter


... Henri II constructed his image on chivalric glory and antique valour. He materialized his dual persona upon his entry into Paris on 16 June 1549. In preparation for the event, the architect Pierre Lescot and the sculptor Jean Goujon...