Les Hercules de Jacques Fossés
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence
N 43° 31.605 E 005° 27.008
31T E 697995 N 4822228
Quick Description: Les Hercules de Jacques Fossés supportant un balcon
Location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Date Posted: 3/8/2018 3:31:21 AM
Waymark Code: WMXWGM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
FR Maurel de Pontevès, fit construire sa demeure par Jean Lombard et Pierre Pavillon dès 1647.
L'architecture est d'ordonnance classique : de style dorique au premier étage, ionique au second, corinthien au troisième. Les Hercules de Jacques Fossé, qui supportent le balcon, inaugurent ce thème à Aix et la porte en noyer impressionne par ses heurtoirs à tête de lion.
EN Maurel de Pontevès had his house built by Jean Lombard and Pierre Pavillon in 1647.
The architecture is classical: Doric style on the first floor, ionic second, Corinthian third. The Hercules of Jacques Fossé, who support the balcony, inaugurate this theme in Aix and the walnut door impresses with its knockers with lion's head.


Source : Information sign put by the town hall in front of the entrance
Approximate Date of Epic Period: Greek mythology

Epic Type: Mythical

Exhibit Type: Figure, Statue, 3D Art

Time Period: Not listed

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