The Ceres fountain representing Summer, in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, with a white marble basin and metalwork by Regmandin, based on designs by le Brun. Engraving by Maurice Baquoy after drawings made in situ by Girard,  royal fontanier in 1714. Copyright © Collection Particuliere Tropmi / Manuel Cohen

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The Ceres fountain representing Summer, in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, with a white marble basin and metalwork by Regmandin, based on designs by le Brun. Engraving by Maurice Baquoy after drawings made in situ by Girard, royal fontanier in 1714. Copyright © Collection Particuliere Tropmi / Manuel Cohen

Copyright Collection Particuliere Tropmi / Manuel Cohen

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