HD photographs of the Horace statue on Aile de Marsan at Musee du Louvre - Page 424



Again we were looking at the Aile de Marsan wing of the Musee du Louvre, which is located in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris, and we took these high definition photos showing the statue of Horace, by Louis Charles Janson.

<<  Previous  421  422  423  424  425  426  427  428  429  430  Next  >>
Horace statue on Aile de Marsan
This first HD photo shows the statue depicting Horace, which can be found in a niche on the first level of the Aile de Marsan wing as you are looking at the facade from the Cour du Carrousel courtyard.

Now this was produced by Louis Charles Janson who was born in the November of 1823, yet went to Paris to study at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, become a French sculptor, who had a very successful career with numerous commissions for statues, bas reliefs, etc that were to enhance famous tourist attractions like The Louvre and the Palais Garnier.
Horace statue by artist Louis Charles Janson
And here you can see a closer photograph showing the statue of Horace, and this was designed to depict the leading Roman lyric poet, and hence why you can see a pencil in his right hand.

Yet his left hand was holding a book, although part of this and his thumb was unfortunately missing when we took this picture, but it is the Odes that are the most recognised of the works produced by Horace and have been used widely over the centuries.

<<  Previous  421  422  423  424  425  426  427  428  429  430  Next  >>

If you would like to use any of these photos for non commercial use we only ask that you please do include recognition to ourselves "eutouring.com", but if you are not sure with regards to usage, please contact us.

Address details



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

Other Aile de Marsan statues



Amazone
Goddess of Love
Fisherman
The Harvester
Elegie
Shepherd
Clio
Greek Muse Erato
Guerrier Romain
Mythological
Guerrier Franc

Other Aile de Marsan sculptures



1st window LHS bas relief
1st window LHS Diane avec des chiens
1st window L’Astronomie
1st window RHS Diane avec des chiens
1st window RHS bas relief
2nd window LHS bas relief
2nd window LHS Groupe d’Animaux
2nd window Pediment sculpture
2nd window RHS dog sculptures
2nd window RHS bas relief
3rd window LHS La Maconnerie
3rd window L’Architecture
4th window LHS bas relief
4th window L’Abondance
4th window RHS bas relief
5th window LHS Charlemagne
5th window La Legislation
5th window RHS Moses
6th window LHS bas relief
6th window Pediment sculpture
6th window RHS bas relief
7th window LHS bas relief
7th window Pediment sculpture
7th window RHS bas relief
8th window LHS Paix bas relief
8th window La Paix sculpture

Related information



Map of Paris statues
Musee du Louvre
Musee du Louvre photos
Musee du Louvre access
Musee du Louvre history
Louvre from Fortress to Palace

Attractions at The Louvre



Musee des Arts Decoratifs
Musee de la Publicite
Musee de la Mode et du Textile
Ateliers du Carrousel Art Workshops
Jardin des Tuileries map
Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel
Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel photos
King Louis XIV Statue
Army aircraft flyby

Louvre cafes and restaurants



LouLou
Cafe Marly
Cafe Grand Louvre
Cafe Mollien
Cafe Richelieu Angelina
Cafes de la Pyramide
Comptoir du Louvre
Cafe Reale Italian Restaurant
Kiosque Paul Takeaway

Transport options



Paris Metro lines 1, 7, 8, 12, 13
Bus lines 21, 24, 27
Bus line 39
Bus lines 42, 48
Bus line 58
Bus lines 67, 68, 69
Bus lines 70, 72, 73, 74
Bus lines 81, 84, 85
Bus line 95
Night bus line N01
Night bus lines N11, N12, N13, N15, N16
Night bus line N24
RER Train line C
Water bus service

Attractions close by



Louvre des Antiquaires
Monument de l'Amiral Gaspard de Coligny
Square Michel Caldagues
Pont des Arts
River Seine
Pont du Carrousel
Douleur statue
Joan Arc golden statue
Angelina Tearoom
Institut de France
Musee en Herbe
Pont Neuf
Square du Vert Galant
Place de la Concorde
Musee d’Orsay
Colonne Vendome
Musee des Monnaies, Medailles et Antiques
Au Pied de Cochon restaurant
Tour Saint-Jacques
La Conciergerie
Notre Dame de Paris