Colonial Architecture Project

Photos of European colonial architecture around the world

by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

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Dien Khanh, Citadel, West Gate

IMG_1073.JPG Bandoeng (Bandung), Departement van Oorlog ThumbnailsSaigon, Carmelite Convent

1793 by French engineer Olivier de Puymanel for King Nguyen Phuc Anh (future Emperor Gia Long) following the principles of Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban.

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