HD photographs of L'Art Egyptien statue on Aile Daru at Musee du Louvre - Page 1052

We took these high definition photos of a statue called L'Art Egyptien that was sculpted by Francois Gaspard Aime Lanno, which is located on the Aile Daru wing of the famous Musee du Louvre, which is located in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris.

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L'Art Egyptien statue, Aile Daru N facade, The Louvre
So this first HD photo shows the allegorical statue called L'Art Egyptian, which in English translates to Egyptian Art, and this is located on the balustrades of the top level of the Aile Daru by the roof line of the former Palais du Louvre, and as you are looking up at the facade from the Cour Napoleon courtyard, this is positioned as the third statue from the right hand side.
L'Art Egyptien statue by Francois Gaspard Aime
Now this next close up image shows the detailing that went into this stone allegory of L'Art Egyptien including a pharaoh mask, which was produced by Francois Gaspard Aime Lanno who was born in 1800, and initially studying in his home town of Rennes, he was then admitted into the ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris, winning the Prix de Rome a few years later.

And upon his return from the French Academy in Rome Francois Gaspard Aime Lanno started to receive different public commissions including this one of Egyptian Art and several other statues for the Musee du Louvre, ten for a theatre in Rennes and others around Paris including some for different fountains like one at the Place de la Concorde.

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Aile Daru, The Louvre, 75001, Paris, Ile de France, France

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Rene Descartes
1857 A Pare
Cardinal Richelieu
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Jean-Antoine Houdon
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J de Brosse
1857 Cassini
La Vapeur
La Marine
La Chasse
L'Art Etrusque
La Force
Les Combats
Les Beaux-Arts

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