Jean-Baptiste Rondelet

Jean-Baptiste Rondelet (4 June 1743 – 25 September 1829) was an architectural theorist of the late Enlightenment era and chief architect of the church of Sainte-Geneviève after the death of Jacques Germain Soufflot of cancer in 1780.

Jean-Baptiste Rondelet
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Born(1743-06-04)June 4, 1743[1]
DiedSeptember 25, 1829(1829-09-25) (aged 86)[1]
BuildingsChurch of Sainte-Geneviève

Rondelet published a treatise on architecture between 1805 and 1816.


  1. ^ a b c d Charvet, Léon (1899). Architectes: notices biographiques et bibliographiques avec une table des édifices et la liste chronologique des noms. Bernoux & Cumin. pp. 436 pages.