1724 in architecture
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|List of years in architecture (table)|
|... 1714 . 1715 . 1716 . 1717 . 1718 . 1719 . 1720 ...
1721 1722 1723 -1724- 1725 1726 1727
... 1728 . 1729 . 1730 . 1731 . 1732 . 1733 . 1734 ...
|Art . Archaeology . Architecture . Literature . Music . Philosophy . Science +...|
The year 1724 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- Work recommences on the Salon d'Hercule at Versailles under Jacques Gabriel, after a break caused by the death of King Louis XIV of France in 1715.
- Cannons, built in Edgware, Middlesex, England, for James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos.
- 1724 Chester Courthouse, Pennsylvania, USA
- Church of St. Edmund in Dudley, England.
- Piarist Church, Cluj, Romania.
- Shire Hall, Monmouth, Wales, UK.
- Stavropoleos Church, in Bucharest, Romania.
- Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: (unknown).
- October Hans Næss, Danish architect (died 1795)
- date unknown - Julien-David Le Roy, architect and archaeologist (died 1803)
- January 24 - William Dickinson, English architect (born c.1670)
- March 8 - Enrico Zuccalli, Swiss architect working for the Wittelsbach regents of Bavaria and Cologne (born c.1642)
- date unknown - Pierre Cailleteau, French architect and interior designer (born 1655)
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- "The Shire Hall, Monmouth". Listed Buildings Online - British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 2012-04-12.
- Sabin Heym: Henrico Zuccalli: der kurbayerische Hofbaumeister. Schnell und Steiner. München/Zürich 1984, ISBN 3-7954-0365-0