The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Louis XIV
  • Antoine Coysevox (1640 - 1720)
  • Louis XIV
  • France
  • c. 1699
  • Bust
  • Bronze, originally gilded. Gilding worn. Lost-wax cast, open at the back. Coated with waxed black paint (removed during cleaning in 1982). Marble socle.
  • Bust, Height: 74.9 cm
    Bust, maximum, Width: 71.8 cm
  • S165
  • Billiard Room
Further Reading
  • Possibly Beckford sale, London, 1823; Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford.