Repetition of Tone

 

 

 

 

This tessellated marble floor is on the exterior veranda of the Grand Trianon at The Palace of Versailles, Paris. The huge expanse of checkerboard black and white marble has a dizzying effect as you walk onto the veranda and try and take in the scale and opulence of the building.

Tessellated Floor, Versailles, France © John Lovett

Tessellated Floor, Versailles, France