Saint-Denis : Royal Tombs (Saint-Denis [Paris], France) : Tomb of Louis XVI & Marie-Antoinette, view of Louis XVI, close view of his upper torso

Creator:
L'Orme, Philibert de, ca. 1510-1570
Petitot, Pierre, 1760-1840
Pilon, Germain, ca. 1525-1590
Primaticcio, Francesco, 1504-1570
Published/Created:
near Paris, Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France
ca. 1400-1850 (inclusive)
Date Depicted:
5/15/1997
500 AD - 1499 AD
Materials:
marble
Notes:
The change during the Renaissance in attitudes towards the affirmation of the individual is reflected in the later royal tombs at Saint-Denis. As with the medieval tombs, some were commissioned for the abbey, while others were brought in at a later date f
Variant Titles:
Abbaye de Saint-Denis
Abbey Church of Saint-Denis
Basilica of St. Denis
Basilique de Saint-Denis
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 13th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Baroque
Medieval
Nineteenth century
Renaissance
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
1A2-F-P-SD-3-B3
Genre:
churches (AAT)
sculpture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
death or burial; portraits; rulers and leaders; Francis I, King of France, 1494-1547 carving ; construction built works; funerary structures; tombs; built works; monuments; visual works; sculpture (visual work)
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Module Two
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
5/15/1997
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4152
OID:
10167756
PID:
digcoll:2296435