Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Jean-Louis de Nogaret de Lavalette, Duke of Épernon, colonel general of infantry (1554–1642)

Artist:
Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)
Date:
1607
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Bronze, brown patina
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 1/4 in. (57 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1931
Accession Number:
31.33.21
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Signature: (behind head on obverse) G DVPRE F 1607

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) I[oannes].L[udovicus].A.LAVALETA.D[ux].ESPERN[oni].P[rovinciae].ET.TOT[ius].GAL[liae].PEDIT[um].PRAEF[ectus] (John-Louis de Lavalette, Duke of Épernon, governor of Provence and colonel-general of French infantry); reverse: (in margin above) INTACTVS.VTRINQVE (By either unharmed)
Gwynne M. Andrews (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
Related Objects

Medal Showing Henry IV of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610) and Marie de Médicis (1573–1642)

Artist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: dated 1603 Medium: Bronze Accession: 22.122.19 On view in:Not on view

Cosimo II De'Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1609-1621) and Maria Magdalena of Austria

Artist: Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1613 Medium: Plaster Accession: X.230.3a, b On view in:Not on view

Louis XIII, King of France (b. 1601, r. 1610–43)

Artist: Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1623 Medium: Bronze Accession: 07.247.1 On view in:Gallery 532

Marie de'Médicis, Queen Mother of France (b. 1573, r. 1610–42)

Artist: Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1624 Medium: Bronze Accession: 07.247.2 On view in:Not on view

Henri IV, Marie de Médicis and the Dauphin

Artist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1605 Medium: Bronze Accession: 1989.12.1 On view in:Gallery 532