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Francesco Bordoni, ‘Charlemagne sous les traits d'Henri IV (Charlemagne in the Guise of Henry IV)’, 1642, Château de Fontainebleau
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Charlemagne sous les traits d'Henri IV (Charlemagne in the Guise of Henry IV), 1642

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Fontainebleau
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Château de Fontainebleau
Fontainebleau

In the Chapel of the Trinity, work on which commenced under Francis I and ended under Louis XIII, …

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© Château de Fontainebleau - Béatrice Lecuyer-Bibal
Francesco Bordoni, ‘Charlemagne sous les traits d'Henri IV (Charlemagne in the Guise of Henry IV)’, 1642, Château de Fontainebleau
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In the Chapel of the Trinity, work on which commenced under Francis I and ended under Louis XIII, the altar and retable were designed by Italian sculptor Francesco Bordoni. In 1642, this Italianate marble monument was was decorated with a large Jean Dubois painting of the Holy Trinity at the moment of the Deposition, …

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Charlemagne sous les traits d'Henri IV (Charlemagne in the Guise of Henry IV), 1642

Marble
Location
Fontainebleau