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Barcelona — Guell Palace

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Barcelona - Guell PalaceBarcelona. Guell Palace - is the first major building, made Gaudi in Barcelona city center. The work was done by order Eusebi Guell, nepoboyavshegosya invest in young inexperienced architect.

The palace was built on the sravnitelno small plot of land (18 x 22 m ²). Gaudi was able to build a building with a very complex internal volume. Beauty second etazha was designed as a patio with a dome. The facade is decorated with a beautiful bay window and input parabolic arches, allows crews to enter the stable. The building is decorated with numerous forged elementami.

The palace, built in 1885, 1889, is odnoy of the early works of the famous architect. In the first draft of the palace reflects the connection of decorative and structural elements, which later became a feature of his work. Gaudi different dekorativnom used in the design of steel truss structures. In the palace he designed a flat Byzantine svody. Future style of Gaudi guessed in intricately designed and decorated pipes on the roof of the palace.

In 1984, the Güell Palace, along with other masterpieces of Gaudi arhitekturnymi was declared a World Heritage Site.

Other attractions of Barcelona:

Catedral de Barcelona
Sagrada Familia
Castillo de Monjuic
Las Ramblas
Museu Nacional d’art de Catalunya
Iglesia Santa Maria del Mar
Palacio Guell
Palacio de la Generalidad de Cataluna
Columbus Monument
Parque Guell
Font Magica
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon
Basilica de la Merced
Palau de la Musica Catalana
The Royal Palace of Pedralbes
The Picasso Museum
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, MACBA
Parc de la Ciutadella
Museu Futbol Club Barcelona President Nunes