LE FORT DU PLESSY, Claude
(active 1707, Wien, d. 1757, Wien)
French architect and designer, active in Austria. He was involved in designing and furnishing the interior of Prince Eugene of Savoy's Stadtpalais in Vienna in 1707 and was mentioned in 1714 as Governor of the Arsenal. Two years later he was recorded in connection with work on a state bed for Empress Maria-Theresa. Between 1721 and 1728 he played a leading part in designing the interior of the imperial picture gallery in the upper floors of the Stallburg in the Hofburg.