MIQUE, Richard
(b. 1728, Nancy, d. 1794, Paris)

Temple of Love

Petit Trianon, Versailles

The Temple of Love on the grounds of the Petit Trianon in Versailles was completed by Richard Mique (1728-1794), the favourite architect of Marie-Antoinette. It reflects an idealized classical antiquity.

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