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Confusing geometry

The huge complex of the Louvre-Tuileries, whose master plan had been envisioned three centuries earlier, was finally completed by the construction of the Richelieu Wing (the northern wing of the Louvre along the rue de Rivoli) and the Denon Wing to the south. These new wings of 1852–1857, by architects Louis Visconti and Hector Lefuel, represent the Second Empire's version of Neo-baroque, full of detail.

The Louvre Pyramid (Pyramide du Louvre), 1989, was designed by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei.

Paris, 2016

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Taken on April 27, 2016