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Schloss Nymphenburg, Munich: the Great Hall (Steinerner Saal) adorned with frescoes by Johann Baptist Zimmerman

RIBA Ref No RIBA15945
Architect/DesignerCuvillies, Francois de (1695-1768)
Effner, Joseph (1687-1745)
Zimmermann, Johann Baptist (1680-1785)
Zuccalli, Enrico (1642-1724)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Subject Date1758
Image Date1960
ViewInterior
StyleRococo
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/GER/72 (ES6788)
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditEdwin Smith / RIBA Collections
SubjectFrescoes ; Entrance halls ; Palaces ; Interior decoration
NOTES: Built as a summer residence for Elector Ferdinand Maria and his consort Henriette Adelaide of Savoy, this cube-shaped building, begun in 1664, was enlarged under Electors Max Emanuel and Karl Albrecht from plans by Enrico Zuccalli and Joseph Effner. The Great Hall was decorated in the Rococo style by Johann Baptist Zimmermann and Fran+â-ºois de Cuvilli+â-®s under Elector Max III Joseph.
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