(b. 1691, Paris, d. 1743, Paris)
View and Perspective of the Ménagerie at Versailles-
Musée National du Château, Versailles
The château underwent continuous transformations during the 17th century. The Ménagerie was transformed under the old Louis XIV watchful eye for his grandson's fiancée, Marie-Adélaide of Savoy, who enchanted him upon her arrival at court in 1697.