Chambre du Roi, or King's Bedroom, on the second floor of the Francois I wing, built early 16th century in Italian Renaissance style, at the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. The room is decorated in the style of Henri III, and was used by the close circle of the King, for audiences, meetings and entertainment, as well as as a bedroom. The room has hand-painted wallpaper, a 4-poster bed, tiled floor and painted ceiling, and was restored by Felix Duban in 1861-66. The chateau has 564 rooms and 75 staircases and is listed as a historic monument and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Chambre du Roi, or King's Bedroom, on the second floor of the Francois I wing, built early 16th century in Italian Renaissance style, at the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. The room is decorated in the style of Henri III, and was used by the close circle of the King, for audiences, meetings and entertainment, as well as as a bedroom. The room has hand-painted wallpaper, a 4-poster bed, tiled floor and painted...
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