SECOND EMPIRE STYLE


SECOND EMPIRE STYLE

Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts. . 2008.

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  • Second Empire style — ▪ architecture also called  Napoleon III,  Second Empire Baroque , or  Beaux Arts Style        architectural style that was dominant internationally during the second half of the 19th century. Developing from a tendency of architects of the… …   Universalium

  • Second Empire — This article is about the Second Empire architectural style. : For France during the reign of Napoleon III of France, see Second French Empire : For Mexico 1864 7, see Second Mexican Empire : For Germany 1871 1918, see German Empire Second Empire …   Wikipedia

  • Style Second Empire — L’Opéra Garnier est l’exemple type du style Second Empire en architecture. Le style Second Empire dit aussi style Napoléon III est né en France sous le Second Empire, le règne de Napoléon III. Il connaît un grand succès auprès de la bourgeoisie… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • SECOND EMPIRE (art, industrie, société) — «L’histoire du goût dominant du XIXe siècle, avec toute la documentation sociologique et humaine qu’elle nécessiterait, reste à écrire.» Cette remarque de Siegfried Giedion ne saurait mieux s’entendre de la brève période du second Empire, trop… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Style second empire — L’Opéra Garnier est l’exemple type du style Second Empire en architecture. Le style Second Empire dit aussi style Napoléon III est né en France sous le Second Empire, le règne de Napoléon III. Il connaît un grand succès auprès de la bourgeoisie… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Second Empire — 48°49′N 2°29′E / 48.817, 2.483 Empire français …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Empire style — The Empire Style, sometimes considered the second phase of Neoclassicism, is an early 19th century design movement in architecture, furniture, other decorative arts, and the visual arts. The style originated in and takes its name from the period… …   Wikipedia

  • Second Empire — adjective Date: 1873 of, relating to, or characteristic of a style (as of furniture) developed in France under Napoleon III and marked by heavy ornate modification of Empire styles …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • American Empire (style) — American Empire is a French inspired Neoclassical style of American furniture and decoration that takes its name and originates from the Empire style introduced the First French Empire period under Napoleon s rule. It gained its greatest… …   Wikipedia

  • Transformations de Paris sous le Second Empire — Le boulevard Haussmann Napoléon III remet au baron Haussm …   Wikipédia en Français


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