Saturday, October 9, 2010

Noville-les-Bois ...

... view on Château de Fernelmont (feudal castle) from Rue des Combattants ...
... view on the barn ...
... the Fernelmont castle (17th century)
is a fortified farmhouse or château-ferme
the old keep (8th century) ...
... sculpture by Isabelle Visse ...
... paintings by Catherine de Limburg-Stirum ...
... in the barn ...
...  Achilande, Acriline, Adélis and Adoria ...
 sculptures by Bernard Gilmant ...
... paintings by Nadine Boscardin ...
  
... black, yellow and red
Belgium's national colours ...
  
... the vegetable garden ...
   
  
  
... The door is fitted with iron nails. Admittedly,
this makes it more enjoyable to watch, but the
primary purpose is not there. The cost of iron also still
expensive at this time. But what can we expect
to destroy a door of oak? Exclude the ram.
It would weigh too heavy to be transported by
the group of bandits. So there remains only one
instrument: the ax.
When the ax hit the nail, 
it disfigure the edge of the wedge, 
making it increasingly ineffective ...
source: Serge Chasseur 
... courtyard  (1621) 
Calligraphie tridimensionelle by David Nathan ...
  ... entrance to the castle ...
... censure 1 by Daniel Herbourg ...
... looking at the floor in the castle and bang I was hit ...
... Acelia by Bernard Gilmant ...
  
  
... the castle's chapel ...
... Sublimes Bodies by Svea Illum ...
... shield Chevalier de Roi Français / Knight of the French King ...
  
 ... on the first floor of the castle ... 
... Obama by Gustavo Urruty ...
  
  
  
  
... Calligraphie tridimensionelle by David Nathan ... 
 
... courtyard star (1621) as seen from the 1st floor ...
... the star was designed to showcase the stone
that lies in the middle. It indicates the center
of the manor of Fernelmont, territory where the lord
had the rights of high, medium and low justice,
under his direct control ...
source: serge chasseur

   
Exposition au Château de Fernelmont  (septembre 2010) (FR)
 by oppringils.info/expo_sept_2010.html
  ...
3 Ecrivains - 12 peintres - 12 sculpteurs ...
 ... pictures of Castle (exterior and interior)
...

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