Selected Works Kings, Queens and Emperors
The Musée du Louvre boasts a number of artworks illustrating royal power in all its forms. From objects associated with the Coronation to statues and portraits, kings, queens and emperors succeeded in imposing their image on the people through the arts.
Near Eastern Antiquities
Gudea, prince of Lagash, seated...
C. 2120 BC
Tello (ancient Girsu)
Prints and Drawings
Antoine Caron (Beauvais, 1521-Paris, 1599)
Henry II (1519-1559) and Catherine...
Between 1561-62 and 1572
Provenance: collections of the Académie Royale
King Childebert I (died 558),...
entre 1239 et 1244
Provenant du trumeau de la porte du...
Henry IV of France as a Child
The Consecration of the Emperor...
Portrait of François I, king of...