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Artist: Martin Desjardins
[Dutch sculptor, 1637-1694]

Title: Captives (detail)

Date: 1682
Medium: bronze sculpture
Dimensions: -
Location: Louvre Museum, Paris

Image size: 1470 x 1544 pixels, 491 Kbytes
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I visited the Louvre recently and this group blew away everything else in the courtyard. Unbelievable.

I have a real fondness for the weathered bronze look, but I noticed on the Louvre's website that Captives was originally gilded. That really would have been something to see.
 
 
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