Old theatre called the comedy, French Heritage monument to Beaune

Trapezoidal plan consists of an auditorium building between 2 housing with inner courtyards. In 1766, j. Olle, master Cooper, obtained the agreement of the City Council to build a comedy room in the House belonging to rue des Jacobins (current street Eugène Spuller). The comedy room is inaugurated on April 18, 1768. The segmental arch covering the portal of the Auditorium, and the tympanum of the door joinery are decorated with reliefs usually attributed to the sculptor beaunois Jean-Louis hat.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Old theatre called the comedy

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Old theatre called the comedy, Trapezoidal plan consists of an auditorium building between 2 housing with inner courtyards. In 1766, j. Olle, master Cooper, obtained the agreement of the (...) Old theatre called the comedy, French Heritage monument to Beaune beaune, cote d'or

Location and general information

  • identifier : 25029
  • item : Ancienne salle de spectacle dite La Comédie
  • Location of the building :
    • Bourgogne
    • Côte-d'Or
    • Beaune
  • Address : 26.28.30 rue Eugène Spuller
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 21054
  • Zip code of the municipality : 21200
  • Order in the communal list : 13
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : theater
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 18th century
    • 3rd quarter 18th century
  • Year : 1768
  • Investigation : 1988
  • Date taken into account : 2001/10/08

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • basement
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 9 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • vine
    • lyre
    • oak
    • musical instrument
    • sword
    • symbol Arts
    • Caduceus
    • helmet
    • theater mask
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : warehouse wine merchant

Other

  • Other : 5 various other information are available
    • on the Arch of the portal is carved a trophy of music and arts (lyre theatre
    • marotte
    • mask of comedy...)
    • on the tympanum of the door a music trophy (violin
    • Horn...) between a vine twig and a branch of oak private property
  • Involved in the work : Delautel Jean (commanditaire)
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Lochot Eliane
    • Fromaget Brigitte
  • Mérimée reference : IA21000117

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Bourgogne - Service chargé de l'inventaireHôtel Chartraire de Montigny - 39/41, rue Vannerie 21000 Dijon - 03.80.72.53.33


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