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Soufflot

[soo-flaw]
noun
  1. Jacques Ger·main [zhahk zher-man] /ʒɑk ʒɛrˈmɛ̃/, 1713–80, French architect.
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  • Soufflot, whose grandiose plans had been accepted, set to work in 1755.

    Nooks and Corners of Old Paris

    Georges Cain

  • Soufflot was the architect, and his design is one of the happiest of its class.

    The Churches of Paris

    S. Sophia Beale

  • Soufflot was making feeble efforts to complete Perraults north front when the Revolution came to arrest his work.

  • Soufflot was making feeble efforts to complete Perrault's north front when the Revolution came to arrest his work.

  • In 1771, the statues above the great west doors disappeared when Soufflot began his evil work of widening them.

    The Churches of Paris

    S. Sophia Beale