Montpellier: Topographic Views (Montpellier, France) : Corum (conference center, 1988)

Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott, 1960-
Published/Created:
Montpellier, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
1999
Date Depicted:
1999
Notes:
Montpellier was one of the pilgrimage sites on route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It is famous for the terraced 17th- and 18th-century Promenade du Peyrou which offers spectacular views. Montpellier is the site of the oldest Botanical Gardens in France which was founded by Henry IV in 1593. It has an important French paintings museum called the Fabre Museum and is the seat of International Vine and Wine Fair. Historic sites include city walls, early churches, and hospitals.
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Twentieth century
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
1A2-F-MP-MPO-B3
Genre:
urban and topographical views
Format:
Image
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architecture; cityscape; documentation Twentieth century visual works; photographs; visual works; topographical views Montpellier's Corum is a building that houses both a conference centre and a opera house, and is located in the centre of the city. It w
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Five
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
1999
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4090
OID:
10055567
PID:
digcoll:1788055