Photographer's Note

The name of this palace come from the Schöner Brunnen (Beautiful Fountain), which was built around a spring that Emperor Matthias (1557-1619) found while hunting. A pleasure palace was built here by Ferdinand II in 1637, but this was razed by the Turks in 1683. Soon after, Leopold I commissioned Fisher von Erlach to built a more luxurious summer palace.

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Viewed: 2015
Points: 6
Additional Photos by Ivan Evgrafoff (Exposure) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 27 W: 4 N: 25] (725)
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