Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
TypesHercules GallicusWith allusions to France
HISTORY
Modern
France 16th century Coronation of Henry IV (1594)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Topographical personifications CountriesFrance
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernFrance Henri IV (1553-1610, r. 1589-1610)
Types of portrait
As mythological figuresMale
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Sun
Coats-of-Arms
France Royal Arms of France and France-Navarre
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leu, Thomas de (c1555-c1612)
DATE
1600 - 1605
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Laval, Antoine deDesseins de professions nobles et publiques, Paris, 1605
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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