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Galeries Lafayette


The Galeries Lafayette (French pronunciation: ​ɡalʁi lafajɛt]) is an upmarket French department store chain. Its flagship store is on Boulevard Haussmann in ...

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Oct 21, 2008 ... Galeries Lafayette inhabits the entirety of a beautiful 10-story ... There's also an art nouveau staircase inside, built in 1912, that's worth noting.

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Aug 30, 2011 ... The magnificent dome and balconies of Galeries Lafayette on ... this case an elaborate orientalist bauble, built in 1895 by the owner of Le Bon ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Galeries Lafayette S.A at Encyclopedia. com. ... and in 1906 it built a store bearing the name Aux Galeries Lafayette.

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Two cousins, Théophile Bader and Alphonse Kahn, built Les Galeries Lafayette in 1893 at the corner of Rue La Fayette and Rue de la Chaussee d' Antin.

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Oct 11, 2012 ... The Galeries Lafayette is also the first store to be built entirely out of concrete, a building material met with reluctance at the time.

Galeries Lafayette | Groupe Galeries Lafayette


Galeries Lafayette built up this network of stores through a history of consolidation spanning the last several decades, gradually acquiring leading department ...

Galeries Lafayette - A tribute to Art Nouveau - Travel France Online


May 31, 2015 ... Galeries Lafayette – Quartier de la Chaussée d'Antin ... Bank remained a vast marsh until the 17th century when the first mansions were built.

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Jan 25, 2012 ... Galeries Lafayette: 1912 entstand das Stammhaus mit seiner ... Printemps: Built 1923 with an Art Nouveau glass dome and stained glass.

Galeries Lafayette Department Store in Paris


A complete guide to the famed Galeries Lafayette department store in Paris, a hotspot for designer shopping, home furnishings, and gourmet food goods.

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Q: Why was the Galeries Lafayette built?
A: Reason Galeries Lafayette Were Built. In 1893, two cousins, Theophile Bader and Alphonse Kahn, decided to open a novelty store at the corner of Lafayette and Ch... Read More »
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Q: When was Les Galeries Lafayette built?
A: Company founded 1893. 10 Jan 1894: First store opened at 1, Rue La Fayette (corner of present site) 1908: expansion onto Boulevard Haussmann. 1912: present buil... Read More »
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Culture and Heritage – Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann


Jul 15, 2013 ... The Tale of Galeries Lafayette… The remarkable tale of Galeries Lafayette begins in the 19<sup>th</sup> century. The journey of this newcomer to the ...

Galeries Lafayette, Paris - A View On Cities


The Galeries Lafayette, a famous department store in Paris, France. ... followed by the Grands Magasins du Printemps and the Samariteine, both built in 1865.

World Architecture Images- Galeries Lafayette


Galeries Lafayette The Galeries Lafayette is a French department store company. ... A glass and steel dome, and Art Nouveau staircases were built in 1912.