The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Louis XIV on horseback
  • Attributed to Roger Schabol (1656 - 1727)
  • Martin van den Bogaert, called Desjardins (1637 - 1694), (model)
  • Louis XIV on horseback
  • France
  • c. 1700 - 1705 (cast)
  • Statuette
  • Bronze. Lost-wax cast. Patinated-bronze and gilt-bronze socle. Tail, sword, reind, bit, right arm (to elbow, with baton) and left rear leg of horse separately cast.
  • Statuette, Height: 43.5 cm
    Statuette, maximum, Length: 37.8 cm
    Socle, Object size: 12.5 x 39.5 x 19.8 cm
  • Inscription: 'Louis XIIII Roy de france at de Navarre'
    Inscription: 'Ludovicus XIIII franciae et Navarrae Rex'
  • S166
  • Billiard Room
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Further Reading
  • Delaroche, Paris; bought by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, in June 1869.