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1885-1925: Beaux Arts

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Combining classical Greek and Roman architecture with Renaissance ideas, Beaux Arts was a favored style for grand public buildings and opulent mansions. Learn about Beaux Arts Architecture.
The Paris Opéra

The Paris Opéra, designed by Beaux Arts architect Charles Garnier

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