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View towards Louis XVI Gallery; including room (07.225.147) and bust of Louis XV (41.100.244) (Wrightsman Galleries re-installation October 2007)

Louis XV (1710–1774), King of France

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne the Younger (French, Paris 1704–1778 Paris)
Patron: Probably commissioned by Mme de Pompadour (French, 1721–1764)
Date: 1757
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: White marble
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 30 1/2 × 25 1/4 × 16 3/8 in., 219lb. (77.5 × 64.1 × 41.6 cm, 99.3377kg)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.244

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