(b. 1548, Cambrai, d. 1615, Paris)
David Vanquishing Goliath1608
Marble, height 179 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris
The hero leans on Goliath's sword after killing the Philistine giant with his sling; on the ground is Goliath's decapitated head. The statue shows a marked decline in quality from his earlier works.