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GIRARDON, François

Troyes, Aube 1628 - Paris 1715

Louis XIV en général romain

Louis XIV as a Roman General

1680 model

bronze

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): 43 x 44 x 31 12 in.

Acc. No.: 54-32

Credit Line: Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust

Photo credit: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

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Provenance

  • Purchase William Rockhill Nelson Trust

Bibliography

  • 2008 La Moureyre
    Françoise de La Moureyre, Entry on Louis XIV on Horseback, in Cast in Bronze. French Sculpture from Renaissance to Revolution, Edited by Geneviève Bresc-Bautier and Guilhem Scherf, with James David Draper for the English-language edition, Paris, Musée du Louvre, October 22, 2008-January 19, 2009; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 24-May 24, 2009; Los Angeles, The J. Paul Getty Museum, June 30-September 27, 2009, Musée du Louvre Editions / Somogy Editions d'Art, 2008, p. 328-333 (this statue is mentioned p. 332)