French Sculpture Census

crédits photo : courtesy High Museum of Art, Atlanta
© artiste : public domain

DESJARDINS, Martin van den Bogaert, dit Martin
Breda, Pays-Bas 1637 - Paris 1694

Louis XIV à cheval
Louis XIV on Horseback

vers 1690-1694
bronze

statue(tte) équestre
44 x 38 x 19

N° d'inv. : 8.2011
Credit Line : High Museum of Art, Atlanta. Promised gift of Irene and Howard Stein

Atlanta, Georgia, High Museum of Art

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Historique

  • 2011, don promis d'Irene et Howard Stein

Exposition

  • 2011 Atlanta
    Toulouse-Lautrec & Friends: The Irene and Howard Stein Collection, Atlanta, High Museum of Art, January 29-May 1, 2011, curated by David Brenneman, p. 116-117, cat. no. 56, entry by Laura Dickey

Oeuvres en rapport

Un autre exemplaire dans une collection privée, France.

Commentaire



Dickey in 2011 Atlanta:
Desjardins was called upon to produce two equestrian sculptures [of Louis XIV] in 1687 and 1688: one for Aix-en-Provence, the other for Lyon. The former monument was never realized but is known from statuettes such as this one, executed after the model.