Versailles The King's Office ~ le Cabinet du Roi Wonderful example of the rocaille style of the Louis XV period.
L'appartement intérieur du Roi
The King’s interior cabinet. Louis XV often came here, & it was from the balcony of this room that, w/tears in his eyes, he watched the departure of the funeral procession taking away Mme de Pompadour, 1 winter evening in Château de Versailles
Palace of Versailles, Paris France: Empress Marie Louise's Bedroom.
"La Table du Roi Louis XV Exhibition" at le Châteaux de Versailles with table settings and menus from 1762
Karl Lagerfeld took over the first-floor-spanning Imperial Suite, seen here, for his 1996 couture collection. Chanel Haute Couture embroidered organza flower coat and pumps. Kate Moss photographed at the Ritz Paris by Tim Walker for Vogue, April 2012
The balroom of the Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Russia. Designed by Italian Architect Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli - Court Architect to Empress Elizabeth and master of the Russian Rococo/Late Baroque style.