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The sun king

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Ignatius.
The Physical Object
Pagination305 p.
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23243544M
ISBN 100679448616
LC Control Number99013490

  The radiant sun is a beautiful reference to the Roi-Soleil (the Sun King), as Louis fashioned himself. Bailly painted a masterful cockerel, symbol of France, atop an escutcheon enclosing a landscape. Another example of this regal fowl can be spotted flanking either side of a clock on loan to the Getty and displayed near the Boulle cabinet.


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