Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Louis XIV

after a model by Martin van den Bogaert called Desjardins (1640–1694)
plaquettes after Adam Frans van der Meulen (Flemish, Brussels 1632–1690 Paris)
early 18th century
Bronze, gilt bronze
H. 17-3/8 in. (44.1 cm.)
Credit Line:
Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 522
After a model by Martin van den Bogaert, also known as Desjardins (1640–1694), for the now-destroyed equestrian monument in Lyon; cast in 1691, dedicated in 1713.
[ Lippmann , 1911; sold to MMA ]
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