French Sculpture Census

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VARIN ou WARIN, Jean
Liège, Belgium 1604 - Paris 1672

Louis XIII / Richelieu
Louis XIII / Richelieu

c. 1630
bronze

medal
diam. 2 3/4
obverse:
inscr. in margin: LVDOVICUS.XIII.D.G.FRANCORUM.ET.NAVARRAE.REX
reverse:
inscr. in margin: ARMANDVS.IOANNES.CARDINALIS.DE.RICHELIEV

Acc. No. : 31.33.25
Credit Line : Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1931

New York, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • 1931, Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 11 March 2014

Comment



Reverse (Richelieu) same as obverse on 31.33.24.