Gardens Versailles

Building le Chateau

Versailles: Treasures From the Palace – Summer Show at NGA

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Treasures from le Château de Versailles will be on show this summer December 9, 2016 until April 17, 2017 at the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) in Canberra

le bon jardinier

le bon jardinier

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The scale and magnificence of French garden design during the reign of Louis XIV (1638 – 1715) was represented by his chateau at Versailles becoming the model for Europe, if not the whole world at that time in all the arts. The gardens at Versailles with their parterres, pools, sculptures…