Chambord Sentence Examples
This new creation became extinct on the death of the comte de Chambord in 1883.
At his court he installed Benvenuto Cellini, Francesco Primaticcio and Rosso del Rosso, but in the buildings at Chambord, St Germain, Villers-Cotterets and Fontainebleau the French tradition triumphed over the Italian.
He was the soul of the reactionary opposition that led to the fall of Thiers; and in 1873 it was he who, with Lucien Brun, carried to the comte de Chambord the proposals of the chambers.
On realizing the truth he hastily abdicated in favour of his grandson, the duke of Bordeaux (comte de Chambord), and appointed Louis Philippe, duke of Orleans, lieutenant-general of the kingdom (July 30th).
In May 1832 he hastened from Paris to see the duchess of Berry on her landing in the south of France for the purpose of organizing an insurrection in favour of her son, the duke of Bordeaux, since known as the Comte de Chambord.Advertisement
Hitherto, in letters to Charles X., he had protested the loyalty of his intentions, 3 and the king now nominated him lieutenant-general and then, abdicating in favour of his grandson the comte de Chambord appointed him regent.
The village stands in the park of Chambord, which is enclosed by a wall 21 m.
There are 440 apartments, containing pictures of the 17th century and souvenirs of the comte de Chambord.
Stanislaus, king of Poland, lived at Chambord, which was bestowed by his son-inlaw, Louis XV., upon Marshal Saxe.
It was given by Napoleon to Marshal Berthier, from whose widow it was purchased by subscription in 1821, and presented to the duc de Bordeaux, the representative of the older branch of the Bourbons, who assumed from it the title of comte de Chambord.Advertisement
Inspired largely by the early 16th Century ChÃ¢teau of Chambord in the Loire Valley, the College is built around two very large quadrangles.
In August 1873 there was an important political conference at Frohsdorf, the result of which was that a fusion was effected, by which the comte de Paris agreed to waive his claims to the throne in favour of those of the comte de Chambord.
The characteristic of the style developed by Bullant, De l'Orme and Lescot,, in the royal or princely palaces of Chenonceaux, Chambord, Anet, Ecouen, Fontainebleau, the Louvre and elsewhere, is a blending of capricious fancy and inventive richness of decoration with purity of outline and a large sense of the beauty of extended masses.
Two parts raspberry infused vodka and one part Chambord raspberry liqueur combined with a white chocolate martini mix results in a sweet and tangy cocktail.
It is the rich fruit flavor of Chambord, a raspberry and blackberry liqueur once presented to King Louis XIV, that makes these Martinis especially satisfying.Advertisement
This raspberry flavored liqueur originated in the Chambord region of France and is commonly enjoyed with meals.
It is the combination of flavors in Chambord, which include cognac, lemon peel and Madagascar vanilla, that makes this Martini taste so fantastic.
In a pinch, you can skimp on the other ingredients, but don't leave Chambord out of your drink.
Pineapple juice might seem like an odd match for the berries and vanilla infused into Chambord, but the two are really a perfect combination.
Combine a half-ounce of Chambord in a shaker with two ounces of vodka and two-and-a-half ounces of pineapple juice.Advertisement
For a stronger drink, try adding fruit-flavored liquors instead of triple sec, such as the fancier orange Cointreau or Chambord for raspberry flavor.
If you can't find Creme de Cassis at your local liquor store, substitute Chambord.
The château at Chambord is a good example of one of the castles that were built into luxurious palaces, but were only enjoyed by the person who had them built for a short time.
In grand total, it is thought that François I spent about seven weeks at the château in Chambord.