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    The library of Sanssouci Palace, a circular room with intarsia floor and richly ornamented bookcases. King Frederic II library contained over 2.200 volumes,mainly the works of classical Greek and Roman poets, but also the complete works by French philosopher Voltaire.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country seat of King Frederic II of Prussia. The concert room, one of the richest Rococo halls in German architecture, was used for the king's musical evenings, during which he played the flute.

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    Sanssouci Palace follows the French fashion of a one- storey house, the "Maison de Plaisance", with a double row of rooms running the length of the building. The "small gallery" which housed part of King Frederic II's collection of paintings and sculpture.

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    Sanssouci Palace, King Frederic II of Prussia's country seat. The ceiling of the library with an ornamental sun in the centre, ornaments on pale green ground which repeat the design of the intarsia floor.

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    Study and bedroom of King Frederic II of Prussia. Huge columns support the ceiling. King Friedrich II died in the armchair in this room August 17, 1786.

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    Sanssouci Palace, study and bedroom of King Frederic II of Prussia. Armchair in which the king died on August 17, 1786.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country seat of King Frederic II of Prussia. His study and bedroom. A settee.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country residence of King Frederic II of Prussia. The anteroom, an elongated oval with ten pairs of Corinthian columns of stucco marble.

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    Garden pavillion in the grounds of Sanssouci Palace. These cast iron pavillions, with richly gilded sun ornaments, hide the prosaic outhouses and farm buildings.

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    Sanssouci Palace, Potsdam. King Frederic II of Prussia ordered the building of a country seat near his residence in Potsdam. The small palace was built 1745-1748 atop sheltered terraces for vine and fig trees. Fassade, outside staircase and terraces.

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    Sanssouci Palace. Built 1745-1748 for King Frederic II. The country seat stands atop landscaped terraces which shelter vine and fig trees. Overall view with terraces and outside staircase.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country residence of King Frederic II of Prussia. Silesian marble floor of the anteroom.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country residence of King Frederic II of Prussia. Above the doors of the anteroom putti and nymphs playing different musical instruments.

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    Sanssouci Palace, country residence of King Frederic II of Prussia. Above the double doors of the anteroom putti and nymphs playing different musical instruments.

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