Le Nôtre’s Versailles
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Le Nôtre’s Versailles


The Sun King’s Garden In yesterday’s post I spoke about Le Nôtre’s Vaux-le-Vicomte garden.Today I will take time to describe his other greatest masterpiece, the Versailles garden, which was in fact inspired by the grounds of Fouquet’s Vaux-le -Victomte. As we left off in the story, Louis XIV had requested for a royal tour of the … Continue reading