Louis Le Vau
1612 - 1670

Vaux-le-Vicomte, in Maincy (near Melun southeast of Paris)  1658-1661
(in cooperation with landscape architect André Le Nôtre and painter-decorator Charles Le Brun)

 front view

rear view and moat

The Château de Versailles - first stage of rebuilding (1664-1668)
(again, he cooperated with Le Nôtre and Le Brun)

The Court of Honor of the Château de Versailles, Versailles, France

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Miles H. Hodges - 2014