The Val de Grace is located in Paris, France. It was built as a church by the order of Queen Anne of Austria, wife of Louis XIII. Completed in 1667, the church was designed by Francois Mansart and Jacques Lemercier in a Baroque style. Following the revolution the church was converted into a military hospital.

Val de Grace

The Val de Grace is located in Paris, France. It was built as a church by the order of Queen Anne of…

This is the garden plan of the Tuileries Garden in the time of Louis XIII in France. This was the garden system frequently used in France during the time of Louis XIII.

Ground Plan of the Tuileries Garden, Time of Louis XIII

This is the garden plan of the Tuileries Garden in the time of Louis XIII in France. This was the garden…

Louis XIII and Albert de Luynes.

Louis XIII

Louis XIII and Albert de Luynes.

The French rosette is made of four divisions. A Louis XIII design, it is typically found on furniture, gates, doors and as centerpieces of ceilings.

French Rosette

The French rosette is made of four divisions. A Louis XIII design, it is typically found on furniture,…

"Tapping with his Fingertips on the Window-Pane."

Tapping

"Tapping with his Fingertips on the Window-Pane."