Piety and Politics: Imaging Divine Kingship in Louis XIV’s Chapel at Versailles

by Martha Mel Stumberg Edmunds

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Studies in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Art and Culture series

Hardback • 2002 • $105.00
ISBN: 978-1611491883

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This book provides the first comprehensive analysis of Louis XIV’s magnificent palace chapel at Versailles. The story of this carefully calculated dynastic shrine will interest all historians of the ancien régime. Illustrated.