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Versailles

1669 - 1685

Why is it canonical?

Versailles was a palace created from the ground up for Louis XIV, and was one of the greatest, most grand construction projects in history. Surrounded by gardens and filled with ornate decorates of all kinds, Versailles it the epitome of the Louis XIV, Classical, Baroque style.

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Louis Le Vau and Jules Hardouin-Mansart, Garden, Palace of Versailles

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