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

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

Artist:
Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)
Date:
1620 and 1623
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 3/8 in. (60 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1931
Accession Number:
31.33.22
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Signature: (below tranche of shoulder on obverse) G.DVPRE; (engraved on tranche of shoulder) 1623; (below tranche of shoulder on reverse) G.DVPRE F 1620

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) LVDOVIC[us].XIII.D[ei].G[ratia].FRANCOR[um].ET.NAVARAE.REX. (Louis XIII, by the grace of God, King of the French and of Navarre); reverse: (in margin) ANNA.AVGVS[ta].GALLIAE ET NAVARAE REGINA (Anne, august Queen of France and of Navarre)
Gwynne M. Andrews (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
Related Objects

The Nurse

Artist: After a model by Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: model ca. 1607–8 Medium: Lead-glazed earthenware Accession: 1974.356.303 On view in:Gallery 544

Figure personifying a spring

Artist: Model probably supplied by Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: modeled ca. 1600–10, ca. 1620–25 Medium: Lead-glazed earthenware Accession: 53.225.54 On view in:Gallery 544

La Nourrice (The Nurse)

Artist: probably by Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 17th century Medium: Lead-glazed earthenware Accession: 17.190.2057 On view in:Gallery 532

Nicolas Brulart de Sillery, Chancellor of France (1544?–1624, Chancellor of France 1607)

Artist: Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1613 Medium: Bronze Accession: 31.33.23 On view in:Gallery 532

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

Artist: Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640) Date: 1607 Medium: Bronze, brown patina Accession: 31.33.21 On view in:Gallery 532