Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Amore

Temple de l'Amour Petit Trianon Versailles
A late winter view of the temple of love at Petit Trianon castle in the palace grounds which VDP had already told you about here. Information on the statue of cupid can be read here.

Fin d'hiver au temple de l'amour au Petit Trianon, dont VDP vous entretenait ici. Les infos sur Amour taillant son arc peuvent être lues ici.
Temple de l'Amour Petit Trianon Versailles
Temple de l'Amour Petit Trianon Versailles
Temple de l'Amour Petit Trianon Versailles
Temple de l'Amour Petit Trianon Versailles

27 comments:

Lois said...

Wonderful shots Ciel and the light is perfect once again!

Jack said...

These are all lovely, VDP. I wouldn't know which one to pick either.

William Kendall said...

Beautiful shots, Ciel! Cupid stands out wonderfully in that light.

RedPat said...

Brilliant shots, Ciel! So lovely.

Randy said...

The light was perfect in that first shot.

Kay said...

You captured these shots at a perfect time. Each is wonderful on its own; it's even nicer as a series.

Alain said...

C'est drôle, on dirait qu'il est en train de manger une banane !

Cezar and Léia said...

Bonjour ma belle!
Wonderful pictures, I love the angels details. Your first picture looks like a painting!
Bisous

Josette T said...

un lieu mythique !!!

llandudnopictures said...

Looks very chilly in that temple... great shots!

Olivier said...

c'est le lieu de rencontre des célibataires pour trouver l'amour. tres mignon ce petit trianon

Aimeecakes said...

It looks like the perfect kinda place for a cupid to be hanging out!

Tanya Breese said...

oh beautiful and i love the floor!

Sharon Anck said...

You've given us wonderful views all the way around.

Small City Scenes said...

Wonderful shots. I been struck by cupids arrow!!!
MB

VP said...

A beautiful temple and a great light!

José Mendonça said...

It's beautiful! I special like shot #1 and Cupid's close-up.

Tamera said...

Beautiful!

Tahiti Daily Photo said...

Quelle luminosité intéressante !

EG CameraGirl said...

Exquisite!

Vreni said...

Schönes Licht! Und keine Touristen, die im Weg sind...

Bergson said...

toujours l'amour

Geoff Wilkinson said...

Beautiful, love all of these...

Bob Crowe said...

Did the late queens of France really love anyone? Did anyone really love them?

Halcyon said...

I love the light in your first shot. But on closer inspection, he seems to be missing "something". ;-)

cieldequimper said...

@Halcyon: yes he is. Glad someone spotted it!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Oh yes, I did a double-take also Ciel :) The temp!e of love is perfection, I enjoyed looking back at your links.