Engraving of a fountain from Franco Fanelli's Varie architetture (Paris, 1661) (top); elevation of the upper chapel of Saint Saturnin in the Cour de l'Ovale at Fontainebleau, the side seen from the Stable Court (bottom)

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RIBApix ref no RIBA125204
Artist/PhotographerGentilhatre, Jacques (b. 1578)
CountryFrance
CityFontainebleau
Subject Date1600
Image Date1600
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/231 f.55r
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The drawing of St Saturnin appears to be the only detailed representation of any part of this side of the church before it was masked when the ballroom wing was extended towards the Stable Court in 1603.

Subject tags

churches, fountains, palaces