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Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610)

Artist:
Adapted from a medal by Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)
Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, inlaid gold, gilt
Dimensions:
7 x 5 1/2 in. (178 x 140 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.14.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
[ Symons Galleries , 1940; sold to MMA ]
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