Louis XIV, after a model by Martin van den Bogaert called Desjardins (1640–1694), Bronze, gilt bronze, French

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:
Height: 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 ]