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Longitudinal part and facade of a proposed theater. eighty three. Transverse portion of drawing-room within the new suite of the Royal Palace. eighty four. Longitudinal part (facing hearth) of drawing-room proven in plate eighty three. eighty five. Transverse part of card room within the new suite of the Royal Palace. 86. Longitudinal part (facing fire) of card room proven in plate eighty five. 87. Longitudinal part (facing hearth) in Royal viewers chamber, new suite of the Royal Palace. 88. Transverse part (facing Royal mattress) of Royal viewers chamber proven in plate 87. ninety. decorative info of the Royal viewers chamber (plates 87 & 88, above). 89. Plans of the 3 rooms (plates 83-88, above) of the recent suite within the Royal Palace. ninety one. ornamental parts of the drawing-room and Royal viewers chamber (plates eighty three, eighty four, 87 & 88 above). ninety three. Transverse part and plan of a stairway within the Abbey of Vauluisant. ninety two. Longitudinal part and plan of a stairway within the Abbey of Vauluisant. ninety five. numerous marble ground styles. ninety four. Marble slicing; numerous marble ground styles. ninety seven. Marble styles for hearths of other sizes, and for ground uder vaulted ceilings. ninety six. numerous marble ground styles. ninety nine. Marble ground styles for round rooms. ninety eight. Marble ground styles for sq. rooms. a hundred and one. Marble ground plan of the church of the Sorbonne, Paris. a hundred. Marble floor plan of the church of the 4 countries, Paris. 102. Marble ground plan of the sanctuary and a part of the choir of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris. 103. Marble floor plan of the Church of Val de Grâce, Paris. 104. Marble floor plan of rooms below the Dôme des Invalides, Paris. a hundred and five. Marble ground plan of a salon within the Palace of the Marquis de Spinola. 106. Ceiling plan of salon proven in plate a hundred and five, above. 107. Transverse component of salon proven in plates one zero five & 106, above. 108. point of view view of salon proven in plates 105-107, above. a hundred and ten. Caryatid from the Vatican representing Peace; designed via Raphael. 109. Caryatid from the Vatican representing Seafaring; designed through Raphael. 112. numerous caryatids. 111. numerous caryatids. 114. Map of an English canal; view of an aqueduct crossing the Mersey; elevation of a French bridge. 113. numerous caryatids. 116. quite a few stonecutting suggestions. a hundred and fifteen. a variety of cut-stone vaults and arches; stonecutting instruments and methods. 118. quite a few stonecutting strategies. 117. a variety of stonecutting options and instruments. a hundred and twenty. Windmill for sawing flagstones (section). 119. Comparative perspectives of alternative arches and their thrusts. 122. Windmill for sawing flagstones (details of machinery). 121. Windmill for sawing flagstones (details of machinery). 124. A gypsum quarry and its instruments. 123. equipment for drilling stone and turning columns. 126. numerous bricklaying styles (continued). one hundred twenty five. Masons at paintings and diverse bricklaying styles. 128. development of terrace partitions. 127. development of facade and terrace partitions. a hundred thirty. part and plans of a brick and tile kiln; longitudinal portion of a plaster kiln. 129. Perpendicular perspectives of a quarry front. 132. Plan of lime kiln proven in plate 131; sections and plans of basins utilized in lime coaching.

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