Fire of the Makalös (Matchless) Palace, Stockholm, Uppland, Sweden

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The "Makalös" ("Peerless") Palace, built in 1635-1643 for the noble family De la Gardie, in Kungsträdgården (King's Garden) park in central Stockholm. The palace was in the 18th century used as arsenal, and from the 1790s as location for the Royal Dramatic Theatre. It was destroyed by a fire in 1825, during a theatre performance. To the left in the image is Jakob's church.
Chalcography by Georg Christoph Kilian, probably from the first half of the 18th century.

Paltset "Makalös", byggt 1635-1643 för adelsfamiljen De la Gardie, i Kungsträdgården i Stockholm. Palatset användes under 1700-talet som arsenal och från 1790-talet som lokal för Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern. Det förstördes i en brand 1825, under en teaterföreställning. Till vänster i bilden är Jakobs kyrka.
Kopparstick av Georg Christoph Kilian, troligen från 1700-talets första hälft.

Collection: The Collection of drawings, watercolours and prints, Archives of the Swedish National Heritage Board

Parish (socken): Stockholm
Province (landskap): Uppland
Municipality (kommun): Stockholm
County (län): Stockholm

Photograph by: Lars Kennerstedt
Date: 2017

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