Pailace o Buen Retiro

(Reguidit frae Buen Retiro Pailace)

The Pailace o Buen Retiro (Spaingie : Palacio del Buen Retiro wis a muckle pailace complex designed bi the architect Alonso Carbonell (c. 1590–1660) an biggit on the orders o Keng Felipe IV o Spain as a secondary residence an place o recreation (hence its name). It wis biggit in what wis then the eastern limits o the ceety o Madrid. Today, what little remains o its biggins an gairdens forms the Parque del Buen Retiro. During the rule o Keeng Felipe V (first o the Bourbons o Spain) he haed Robert de Cotte design a muckle project tae remodel the pailace frae 1710-1714 but it niver occurred. In the 1740s Louise Élisabeth o Fraunce an her husband Infante Felipe lived here an Louise Élisabeth haed her dochter there

Buen Retiro in 1637, attributed tae Jusepe Leonardo.

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