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Colson, Jean François

Jean François Colson

Thomas Kellner: 15#18 Lissabon, Palacio Sao Bento(architects: Jean François Colson,Joaquim Possidónio Narciso da Silva), 1999, C-Print, 26,8x17,6 cm/10,5"x6,9", edition 10+3

Jean-François Colson was a French architect and engineer who worked in Portugal in the 1860's. He was responsible for projects of Alfândega Nova do Porto (1860), the Observatório da Ajuda (1861) and Câmara dos Pares do Palácio São Bento (1863). It was also author of the projects declined to arrangements of Jerónimos.

Important Buildings:

Alfândega Nova do Porto
Observatório da Ajuda
Câmara dos Pares do Palácio São Bento
Jerónimos