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Fontaine des Quatre Parties du Monde

Avenue de L'observatoire | place Ernest-Denis, 75006 Paris, France
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Lovely, large fountain

This water fountain is large, and it has four standing female figures representing the four points... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
dgbg100106
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Odenton, Maryland
Large fountain

This is a lovely large fountain in the Jardin Marco Polo which leads to the Jardin des... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2015
Taxidevil
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Glasgow, Scotland
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This late 19th-century fountain in the Observatory Garden depicts four women holding a globe of the world.
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6 Nov 2016
“Lovely, large fountain”
22 Aug 2015
“Large fountain”
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Avenue de L'observatoire | place Ernest-Denis, 75006 Paris, France
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

This water fountain is large, and it has four standing female figures representing the four points of the compass holding a celestial sphere over their heads. The women represent the four parts of the world Europe, Asia, Africa and America. It is a really pretty...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is a lovely large fountain in the Jardin Marco Polo which leads to the Jardin des Luxembourg. Well worth a visit.

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