Utterly gigantic beaux-arts theatre can hold 2,426 people, making it the perfect spot for smash hit Broadway shows like "Hairspray" and Billy Crystal's "700 Sundays" to set up shop.
It was continued in a more popular style as Journal des sciences et des beaux-arts (1768-1775) by the abbe Aubert and by the brothers Castilhon (1776-1778), and as Journal de litterature, des sciences, et des arts (1779-1782) by the abbe Grosier.
He became a member of the Institute (Academie des Beaux-Arts) in 1882.
Des beaux-arts, Jan.
He was made doctor of letters, chevalier of the Legion of Honour, professor of archaeology at the Bibliotheque Imperiale, member of the Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres and perpetual secretary of the Academie des Beaux-Arts.
His chief works were Jean Colas sa famille (1858); Des Beaux-Arts en Italie (Eng.
Des beaux-arts (Paris, 1878); Zola, Mes Haines (Paris, 1879); C. Lemonnier, Les Peintres de la Vie (Paris, 1888).
The Annales des travaux publics (1843), the Bulletin de l'industrie (1842), the Journal des beaux-arts (1858), and the Catholic Precis historiques (1852), the Protestant Chretien belge (1850), are other examples.