Nová celnice - Ludvík E. Buquoy - Praha, CZ
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N 50° 05.235 E 014° 25.679
33U E 459079 N 5548488
Quick Description: New Customs House at today Republic Square in Prague depicted in the painting of Louis E. Buquoy.
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 11/22/2014 6:05:12 AM
Waymark Code: WMMY46
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
O místu:

Budova byla puvodne kostel sv. Ambrože františkánského kláštera zrušeného Josefem II. Roku 1806 byl kostel odsvecen za 7 let prestaven na celnici v empírovém stylu. Dnes je ze divadlo.

O autorovi:

"Hrabe Ludvík Arnošt Buquoy (26. prosince 1783, Brusel - 14. února 1834 Víden) také známý jako Ludwig Ernst von Bucquoy, Ludwig Ernst Buquoy a Luigi Ernest Buquoy, byl rakouský grafik, malír a kreslír pocházející z ceské vetve rodu Buquoyu."

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About the place:

The building was originally a church of St. Ambrose, part of Irish Franciscan monastery, abolished by Joseph II. In 1806 the church was deconsecrated and after 7 years rebuilt at custom house in the Empire style. Today there is a theater.

About author of the painting:

Ernst Ludwig Count Buquoy (December 26, 1783, Brussels - 14 February 1834 Vienna) also known Luigi Ernest Buquoy, was an Austrian graphic designer, painter and draftsman from the Czech branch of this noble family.

This image is in the public domain because its copyright has expired.
Website of painting. Exact URL of painting is required: [Web Link]

Artist: Ludvík Arnošt Buquoy

Date of Your Photograph: 3/14/2009

Date of Painting: Not listed

Medium of Painting: Not listed

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