Stonework,trees and hedges and fountain glimpsed through a doorway.
A belverdere marks a look out directly above the mascherone in Giusti.
parterre with pagan deities
This green oasis is in the middle of Verona and was included on the itinerary of the Grand Tour Travellers
The garden at Villa lante is a story of paradise - paradise lost and paradise regained. the parterre is divided into twelve compartments originally containing herbs. In the centre is the fountain of Moors.
On the middle terrace is the fountain of the river Gods, the Tiber and Arno who irrigates the fields.
This water chain was designed as an elongated crayfish.
The first fountain to built in the garden.
The avenue of a hundred fountains connects the Oval Fountain with the Fountain of Rome.
The fishponds or peschiere, contained exotic fish and birds.
The many breasted Diana of Ephesus.