Monday, October 5, 2009

Blanchefontaine ...

... 2nd basin: the lion ...

... 1st basin: the bronze frog / la Grenouille ...

the Fountains and the ornamental lakes
of the Frog / la Grenouille
Fountain
... start of the first design of the fountain
'a grotto' around 1650 ...

... between 1755 et 1758 architect Claude Forgeot
and sculptor Clément Jayet were commissioned
to embellish the 'grotto' and the fountain ...

... 2003: renovation ...
source: tourisme-langres.com

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