Breda, Netherlands 1637 - Paris 1694
Louis XIV à cheval
Louis XIV on Horseback
Dimensions (HxWxD): 17 5⁄16 x 15 x 7 1⁄2 in.
Acc. No.: 8.2011
Credit Line: High Museum of Art, Atlanta. Promised gift of Irene and Howard Stein
Photo credit: courtesy High Museum of Art, Atlanta
- 2011, Promised gift of Irene and Howard Stein
- 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
- Another bronze in a private collection, France.
- 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.