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... Louis XIV initiated the project by an order dated 24 November 1670, as a home and hospital for aged and unwell soldiers the name is a shortened form of hôpital des invalides ... The chapel is known as Église Saint-Louis des Invalides ... Shortly after the veterans' chapel was completed, Louis XIV commissioned Mansart to construct a separate private royal chapel referred to as the Église ...
... King Louis IX in front of the Basilique du Sacré-Cœur by Hippolyte Lefèbvre, 1927 ... (Charlemagne et ses Leudes) by Charles and Louis Rochet in front of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, 1882 ... King Henri IV by François-Frédéric Lemot on the Pont Neuf ...
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“Every time I bestow a vacant office I make a hundred discontented persons and one ingrate.”
—Louis XIV (16381715)
“The actor is too prone to exaggerate his powers; he wants to play Hamlet when his appearance is more suitable to King Lear.”
—Sarah Bernhardt (18451923)
“St. Louis woman, wid her diamon rings,
Pulls dat man roun by her apron strings.”
—W.C. Handy (18731958)