Do you really know Fontainebleau? Have you ever followed Francis I himself at the discovery of the masterpieces he commanded the Rosso Fiorentino? How was a ball in the courtyard of Valois? What became the remains of the royal dinner under the old regime? Why did Napoleon held a pope locked in this castle for 19 months? You will no longer be able to tell your children: "Hand game, game of naughty", without telling them the story of the Palm game ...
This new Blue Guide Collection notebook presents in a new day the Castle, which gave birth to two painting schools:
- Commented tours that tell you art and history in the manner of a guide-speaker. -
A crowd of anecdotes to discover the secrets of the greatest artists and architects, the court intrigues between the queens and the "favorites" of Francis I or Henry IV, the entertainment under the Second Empire.
- Focus on historical events, and "small plus" to enrich your understanding of the rooms you visit.
- An animated course of the innumerable strata of everyday life that took place in this family house of the kings of France eight centuries during.
- Quiz to test your knowledge while having fun. A pretty instructive and fun book, to offer or offer all culture lovers.
ISBN/EAN : 9782013959742
Publication date: 2017
Folded dimensions: 17x11cm