The Wallace Collection

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Louis XIV of France and his mother, Anne of Austria
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Louis XIV of France and his mother, Anne of Austria
  • France
  • 1643
  • Medal
  • Gold and bronze
  • Diameter: 5.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'LVDOVICVS ٠ XIIII ٠ D ٠ G ٠ FR ٠ ET ٠ NAV ٠ REG.' Louis XIV, by the Grace of God King of France and of Navarre
    Signature: 'WARIN ٠ 1643.'
    Inscription: 'ANNE ٠ D ٠ G ٠ FR ٠ ET ٠ NAV ٠ REG.' Anne, by the Grace of God Queen of France and of Navarre
    Signature: 'WARIN'
  • S379
  • Smoking Room
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  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890
    Probably acquired in 1865 at the Pourtales-Gorgier sale. Paris