Emblems of Versailles Small Notebook

Emblems of Versailles Small Notebook

On the occasion of the Carrousel Festival in 1662, Louis XIV chose the sun for his emblem.

The sun was Apollo, god of Peace and the Arts; it was also the heavenly body giving life to all things, the embodiment of regularity, which rises and sets each day. Like the Sun God, Louis XIV, the warrior hero, ...
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Museum :
Musée des châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon
Art movement :
17th century
Dimensions :
10 x 16 cm
Theme :
Historical figures
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