Ryal Pailace o Madrid

The Ryal Pailace o Madrid Spaingie: Palacio Real de Madrid) is the Spaingie Ryal Faimily's offeecial residence in the ceety o Madrid, awthough it is nouadays anly uised for state ceremonies. The palace haes 135,000 square metre (1,450,000 sq ft) o fluir space an conteens 3,418 ruims. It is the mucklest functionin Ryal Pailace an the mucklest bi fluir area in Europe. King Felipe VI an the ryal Faimily disnae bide in the pailace, chuisan insteid the significantly mair modest Pailace o la Zarzuela ootby Madrid. The present buildin wis commisioned bi Keeng Carlos III wha built the Ryal Pailace o Caserta in Naples. The pailace includes paintins bi artists lik Caravaggio, Juan de Flandes, Francisco de Goya, an Velázquez, an frescoes bi Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Corrado Giaquinto, an Anton Raphael Mengs. There is a muckle chaipel the main designer o the pailace wis Filippo Juvarra wha would later build the Ryal Pailace o Aranjuez. Juvarra forby wirkit at the Palazzina di Caccia o Stupinigi for Victor Amadeus II (forby completing addtions tae the Ryal Pailace o Turin) . Juvarra forby designed additions for the Ryal Pailace o La Granja de San Ildefonso for Keeng Felipe V o Spain. The waddin banquet o Infante Felipe, Prince o Austries an Letizia Ortiz teuk place on 22 Mey 2004 in the central coortyaird o the Pailace.

19t century painting o the Ryal Pailace bi Ferdinand Hodler.



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