HD photographs of L’Art Romain statue on Aile Colbert at Musee du Louvre - Page 929

We were again at the Musee du Louvre in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris, when we took these high definition photos showing a statue called L’Art Romain, which was sculpted by Ferdinand Taluet.

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L’Art Romain statue, Aile Colbert, Musee du Louvre
This first HD photo shows a statue called L'Art Romain, which in English translates to The Roman Art, and produced in stone this was placed on the wing of the former Palais du Louvre called the Aile Colbert.
L’Art Romain statue by Ferdinand Taluet
Now here you can see a close up of the Roman Art statue and the detailing that went into it, which was produced by Ferdinand Taluet who was born in Angers in 1821, and studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts under David d'Angers to become a French sculptor.

Ferdinand Taluet received numerous commissions for statues to adorn different churches and cathedrals including the Notre Dame de Paris, along with many busts and decorative elements for tourist attractions like the Hotel de Ville, the former Palais des Tuileries, Luxembourg Gardens and two for The Louvre.
South facade Aile Colbert and L’Art Romain statue
Yet here you can see the location of L'art Romain statue position on the third level balustrade of the Aile Colbert, and when you are looking at this wing from the courtyard called the Cour Napoleon, you will see that it is positioned fourth from the left hand side of this facade.

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Address details

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

Other Aile Colbert statues

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Francois Auguste de Thou
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Jacques-Benigne Bossuet
La Paix I
The Harvest
Le Genie
Le Nord
La Paix II
Le Printemps
La Vigilance

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