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Jeu de paume

Galerie nationale du jeu de paume (France)

Jeu de paume

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by Galerie nationale du jeu de paume (France)

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Published by Editions du Jeu de Paume, Réunion des musées nationaux in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Galerie nationale du jeu de paume (France) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[editor-in-chief, Françoise Bonnefoy ; contributors, Marie-France Bézier and Françoise Fromonot ; translation, Gila Walker].
    ContributionsBonnefoy, Françoise., Bézier, Marie-France., Fromonot, Françoise.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN2050.J4 A8413 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination91 p. :
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1288499M
    ISBN 102908901021
    LC Control Number92148401

    Some important buildings in France are known by the name jeu de paume, in general because they are near to tennis courts or to sites on which courts once stood. Now we will go no where else. Traveling through the Loire Valley recently, he came across a car garage that clearly had been a paume court. On April 27,a plaque honoring the work of Rose Valland to catalogue looted art during the Nazi occupation was placed on the south wall of the Jeu de Paume. Driven by a passion for their unique sport, this small but dedicated group is keeping the game alive.

    Jeu de paume literally means: game of palm of the hand. The Berthillon glacier is 2 minutes walk from the hotel - it serves the finest deserts in Paris and is famous for its ice cream and tart tatin. Enjoyed our dinner and a very tasty breakfast the next morning. Learn More in these related Britannica articles:. It was well equipped and well tended. This article was most recently revised and updated by Kathleen KuiperSenior Editor.

    Attendance increased fromvisitors in to overvisitors in Like this article? Jump to navigation Jump to search Jeu de paume in the 17th century. It is a common source of frustration for some current players like Guy Durand, the treasurer at the Fontainebleau club. Karen United States of America Lovely room, nice bathroom, turndown service, friendly staff, great hamburger in the bar! In the late 18th century, during the French Revolutionit became a rallying point for revolutionary forces.


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There are many fine restaurants nearby - thesee not tourist restaurants - they are full of French locals. Thedoge United States of America It is a beautiful, hidden gem, in a beautiful area. So called degenerate art modern art "unworthy" in the eyes of the Nazis was legally banned from entering Germany, and so once designated was held in what was called the Martyr's Room at the Jeu de Paume.

Four two-story-high black slate walls, three of which have a sloped roof running along them, surround the rectangular court. Easy access to the left and right banks. He noticed the tambour, still intact, as he drove by. Much of Paul Rosenberg's professional dealership and personal collection were subsequently so designated by the Nazis.

The players hit the ball with their hands as in volleyball. Enjoyed our dinner and a very tasty breakfast the next morning. The centers are made with cork, wrapped in cloth and then finished with a green felt cover.

And because of the multitude of shot options each time you prepare to strike the ball, the more court time you have logged the better, regardless of fitness level. Several works of art also bear this name, including the famous serment du jeu de paume 'the Tennis Court Oath ' in the Palace of Versailles.

Inthe museum chose American architect Richard Meier as the subject of its first-ever architectural exhibition. The castle has an amazing museum as well. After some time gloves replaced bare hands. They are dense and skid off the floor rather than bounce.

It was the perfect anniversary gift for my wife. The French Ministry of Culture and Communication set up an association that effectively combined the administration of the Jeu de Paume with that of two national photography organizations.

French resistance curator Rose Vallandwho was working at the museum, kept a secret list of all the works passing through, and after the Nazi defeat in most of these works were thereby returned to their rightful owners.

A must!!!!! Now we will go no where else. No two are exactly alike, giving a decided advantage to home court players. Jonathan Brand By Jonathan Brand smithsonianmag. Made with cork centers and felt covers, the balls have little bounce and wear out easily.

The ball sounds heavy coming off the racquet and skids constantly.

Hotel Du Jeu De Paume

At 74 rue Lauriston, a staid Haussmannian building like others in the quarter, a sign made of two metal racquets hangs inconspicuously over the sidewalk. Free WiFi 8.The Hotel du Jeu de Paume is a 4-star hotel located in Paris in the 4th arrondissement, on the Ile Saint Louis.

Jeu de paume

Near the Marais and Saint Germain de Près, this luxury hotel, formerly Jeu de Paume, opens its doors in the heart of historic Paris.

Auberge du Jeu de Paume offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There are 8 meeting rooms available.

The luxury Auberge du Jeu de Paume also features a sauna, coffee/tea in a common area, and hour room 5/5. JEU DE PAUME 1, place de la Concorde Paris métro Concorde bus: 24, 42, 72, 73, 84, 94 information: 01 47 03 12 50 Access through the Tuileries gardens, steps up from Rue de Rivoli.

Disabled access by the main garden entrance on Place de la Concorde, then up ramp on left. Building equipped for disabled visitors. > THE MAP To ensure the safety of our visitors, the Jeu de Paume is. L'Hôtel du Jeu de Paume est un hôtel 4 étoiles situé à Paris dans le 4ème arrondissement, sur l'ïle Saint Louis.

A proximité du Marais et de Saint Germain de Près, cet hôtel de luxe, ancien Jeu de Paume vous ouvre ses portes en plein cœur du Paris historique. L'Auberge du Jeu de Paume, Relais & Châteaux, are abundant with elegance, a discreet and subtle refinement.

Each of the 92 rooms and suites, as well as the two restaurants, salons and Spa encapsulate luxury in their perfect comfort. The Jeu de Paume Paris, located in the Tuileries Gardens close to Place de la Concorde, is dedicated to photography, video, art house films and new technologies.

The collections are only displayed in temporary exhibitions, which take place throughout the year.