16a Fontainebleau


Rebuilding began 1527

1) view: central sections are the oldest (Oval Court and Fountain Court)

2) Golden Gate

3) Wing of the Beautiful Fireplace:

4) Gallery of Francis I (Stucco 1535-7, frescoes 1536 by Rosso Fiorentino)

5) Bedchamber of Duchess of √Čtampes (mistress of Francis I). Decorated by Primaticcio, 1541-44

6) Commodus Hercules, Apollo Belvedere; Cast on instructions of Francis I, 1541-43; moulds made by Primaticcio, 1540

7) Francis I chases Ignorance from the realm. From Gallery of Francis I