Tuesday, 11 September 2012
LILLE - OPERA HOUSE - FRANCE
The building is a theater style neo - classical opera house.It was built in Belle Epoque period in 1907 - 1913 , and designed by Louis Cordonnier
.The front elevation is subdivided by the neo-doric columns and central part features arched windows and many interesting statues and a very characteristic fluted pediment.
Entire building seats on the row of steps that emphasize the bulk of the edifice.
If you like to find out more about the architecture of Lille , see our previous posts below:
LILLE - CATHEDRAL OF NOTRE DAME DE TREILLE
LILLE - PAROISSE DU SACRE COEUR - CHURCH OF SACRED HEARhttp://architectureofeurope.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/lille-paroisse-du-sacre-coeur.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+blogspot/QSwUL+(ARCHITECTURE++OF+EUROPE)
LILLE - CITADEL OF LILL
LILLE - ST CATHERINES CHURCH -EGLISE SAINTE CATHERINE DE LILLhttp://architectureofeurope.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/lille-st-catherines-church.html