Fit for a Sun King: the Latona Fountain reopens at Versailles
Caroline Rossiter | Apollo Magazine | 26th May 2015
Louis XIV – the Sun King – was a great patron of the liberal arts but is now best remembered for constructing the dazzling Versailles Palace. The masterpiece of the Versailles gardens is the massive Latona Fountain which has just undergone a three year restoration to mark the 300th anniversary of the monarch’s death. Multiple images are here.