Artist André Galle, French, 1761-1833
Title
  • Portrait of Louis XVIII
Date 1814
Medium bronze with brown patina
Dimensions Overall: 2 5/8 inches (6.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of David and Constance Yates
Accession Number 1995.86
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Signed [Signed and dated on the reverse; signed on the front face.]
Inscriptions Inscribed, on the front face: LVDOVICVS.XVIII.FRANC.ET.NAV.REX. GALLE FECIT
Inscribed, verso: ILLIC.FAS.REGNA.RESVRGERE ADVENTVS.REGIS III.MAI.MDCCCXIV GALLE FECIT
David and Constance Yates (New York, New York, USA);
1995-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Thieme-Becker dictionary of artists, entry under Galle, André, p. 107.