Garden designs for when His Majesty comes to dinner. Taken from Jean and Pierre Mariette’s 1720 work “L’Architecture a la Mode ou son les Nouveaux Dessins pour la Decoration des Batimens et Jardins.” Collections of the BnF Gallica, the digital version of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.

“Plan d’un Maison Particuliere Dessin du S. leBlond” (Jardin detail). Page 1. Image source Gallica.bnf.fr/Bibliothèque nationale de France. Artwork in the public domain due to age. https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b525030725/f5.item
“Plan de jardin d’une autre Maison Particuliere Dessin du S. leBlond.” Page 7. Image source Gallica.bnf.fr/Bibliothèque nationale de France. Artwork in the public domain due to age. https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b525030725/f11.item#
“Elevation du Pavillion de l’Aurare” ( elevation detail). Page 12. Image source Gallica.bnf.fr/Bibliothèque nationale de France. Artwork in the public domain due to age. via https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b525030725/f16.item#

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