COUSTOU, Guillaume I
(b. 1677, Lyon, d. 1746, Paris)


Marble, height 312 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

This is a terminal figure made from 1731 to 1735 to accompany two others, by Barois and Raon, as decorations for the west pond in the Tuileries gardens. Replaced by a cast in 1993.