PhotosRestoration of Apollo's fountain statue in the gardens in Versailles

Restoration of Apollo’s fountain statue in the gardens in Versailles

The gilded sculpture of Apollo on his chariot, part of a group of statues symbolising the sun god’s journey created by Jean-Baptiste Tuby between 1668 and 1671, is lifted out of its basin as part of a major restoration of Apollo’s fountain in the gardens at the Chateau de Versailles (Versailles Palace) in Versailles, France, December 6, 2022.