le château de CHENONCEAU
it is special because built over the river "le Cher"
the Gallery over the Cher
For the historical background, the “Château des Dames” was built in 1513 by Katherine Briçonnet, and successively embellished by Diane de Poitiers then Catherine de Medici. Chenonceau was protected from the hardship of the revolution by Madame Dupin.
Lovely Flanders tapestries from 16th century
art floral workers have done gorgeous bouquets and composed extraordinary floral decorations
too many pics for this post, I'll have to write a special one
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