For Paris’s Panthéon, modeled after the original in Rome, architect Jacques-Germain Soufflot embellished a classical structure with Gothic detailing. Though it originally served as a church, the building now acts as a burial place for notable French citizens.

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For Paris’s Panthéon, modeled after the original in Rome, architect Jacques-Germain Soufflot embellished a classical structure with Gothic detailing. Though it originally served as a church, the building now acts as a burial place for notable French citizens.

JACQUES-GERMAIN SOUFFLOT: Interior view, Pantheon (Sainte Genevieve) Paris, 1755-92 -> gebaseerd op klassieken -> imposant -> geometrische grondvorm -> openbare ruimte/monument

JACQUES-GERMAIN SOUFFLOT: Interior view, Pantheon (Sainte Genevieve) Paris, 1755-92 -> gebaseerd op klassieken -> imposant -> geometrische grondvorm -> openbare ruimte/monument

France - A view of the ornate marble corridors inside the Pantheon, which acts as a national mausoleum and is an example of neo-classical architecture.

France - A view of the ornate marble corridors inside the Pantheon, which acts as a national mausoleum and is an example of neo-classical architecture.

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