Vratislavský Palace – Jilská 450/16

Description of the Contract

Renovation of historic, heritage listed building in the Old Town in Prague for the French bank Crédit Lyonnais. Vratislavský palace is notable for his paintings on the first floor, which were once located above the main entrance to this small palace. Represent astronomical images Ptolemaic system planets. Centered circle, orbiting around the earth, which is surrounded by air, water and fire show the orbits of the planets Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and Uranus. The painting which was restored in 1992 by Antonín Novák was established shortly after the original Gothic house sometime in the second half of the 14th century. The building is listed on the list of cultural monuments in the Old Town under number 38523/1-230.

Location

Prague 1

Activities realized

  • realization documentation
  • author supervision
  • documentation of the as-is construction realization

Year

1991-1993

Investor

Crédit Lyonnais