Magazine "Château de Versailles" N°8


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The Palace of Versailles, from the Ancien Régime to our time

The Palace of Versailles is one of the key places in the history of France, an expression of the splendours of royalty, rich in architectural and artistic treasures. But Versailles is also the reflection of over a century in the history of France, through its kings, their courts and their governments and, beyond them, all the society of the Ancien Régime.

The contents of issue no.6 of Château de Versailles:
- The first voyage of Mozart to Versailles
- A secret interview with the Duchesse d’Angoulême
- The bronzes of Louis XIV at Versailles
- The peregrinations of the royal kitchens
- The Intendants of Louis XIV
- The city and gala carriage of the President of the Republic
- The anti-tax rebellions of Brittany in 1675
- Alexandre Bontemps and his family
- The paradoxical disgrace of Machault
- The Crusades Room

Co-publishers: Château de Versailles et Editions Soteca
Periodicity: quarterly
Language: french
Size: L29.7 x l 23 cm