Latona Fountain of Versailles

The Latona fountain was the result of the desire of Louis XIV. He wanted in the centre of his Garden a fountain telling the story of the childhood of Apollo, the sun god that he had chosen for his emblem.

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Fountain Series: Oktober

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5 thoughts on “Latona Fountain of Versailles

  1. Versailles was my immediate thought when this topic was announced. But I have not been there so I am glad someone has! What an OTT fountain and somewhat creepy with those figures clambering up the levels. It must have been very impressive to see this.

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