- Monique Mosser, historienne d'art, Art historian, engineer at the CNRS, master-assistant at the Ecole d'architecture de Versailles
historical research has come to challenge many of the accepted ideas
about the creation of Courances, especially concerning André Le
Nôtre's contribution to this seventeenth-century garden. This, and the
supposed exclusive restoration by the Duchênes in the early twentieth
century, have been revealed to have no historical basis..
1-Les Nappes, 2-« La Dame de Courances »
by Beaubrun, 3- Courances 1872, 4- Le Fer à Cheval, 5- La Baigneuse.