Room Galerie des "Grands Hommes", France
Richelieu wing - Ground floor - - Galerie des ""Grands Hommes""""
France, 17th and 18th centuries
This display features 18th-century sculpture from the reign of Louis XVI, portraits, and marble statues of noted contemporary figures in French public life (the so-called ''grands hommes de la France'') commissioned by the comte d'Angiviller, Superintendant of Buildings from 1776 to 1787.
The Louvre is open every day (except Tuesday) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Free admission on the first Saturday of each month
from 6 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.