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Relief - Louis XIV

Louis XIV

  • Object:

    Relief

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze plaque in wooden frame

  • Museum number:

    33-1869

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a bronze in low relief in wooden frame made in the 17th century in France. The relief represents the half-length figure of Louis XIV in armour.

Physical description

Half-length figure in low relief of Louis XIV, in armour. In wooden frame.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bronze plaque in wooden frame

Dimensions

Height: 44.45 cm, Width: 33 cm

Object history note

Bought in 1869.

Descriptive line

Plaque, bronze, depicting Louis XIV in armour, French, 17th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged According to the Dates of Acquisition. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., p. 3

Materials

Bronze; Wood

Techniques

Low relief

Subjects depicted

Armour

Categories

Reliefs; Sculpture; Portraits; Plaques & Plaquettes; Royalty

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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