Room Charles Le Brun Room, France
Sully wing - 2nd floor - Room 914 - Le Brun
Charles Le Brun, royal painter to Louis XIV, exerted quasi-ministerial control over the artistic activity of his day. These enormous compositions illustrate the life of the king's hero and model, Alexander the Great. They played an important part in the formation of the academic doctrine taught by Le Brun.
The Carrousel Garden will reopen on Saturday, May 30, and the Tuileries Garden on Sunday, May 31.
Musée du Louvre : our teams are working on measures to ensure the safety of all people on the premises and are preparing for the museum's reopening on July 6 (bookings can be made online as of June 15).
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