COYSEVOX, Antoine
(b. 1640, Lyon, d. 1720, Paris)

King Louis XIV

c. 1680
Marble
Palais de Versailles, Versailles

Coysevox was the most important French sculptor and the best portraitist of his age. From 1667 he was a court sculptor and made several portraits of the king and other public persons.




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