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Louis XIV

Artist:
after a model by Martin van den Bogaert called Desjardins (1640–1694)
Artist:
plaquettes after Adam Frans van der Meulen (Flemish, Brussels 1632–1690 Paris)
Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 17-3/8 in. (44.1 cm.)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.129.1a
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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