The members of the royal family assembled around Louis XIV are represented in divine form. The Sun King is given the traits and attributes of the god Apollo. Photo © EPV/ Jean-Marc Manaï


  • Title: Louis XIV and the royal family
  • Creator: Jean Nocret
  • Date Created: 1670
  • Physical Dimensions: w4200 x h3050 mm
  • Type: Painting
  • External Link: http://collections.chateauversailles.fr/#4dd08e3e-fc75-48f9-961e-63a7722ff89b
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Style: French painting, 17th century
  • Provenance: Executed in 1610, mentioned in the Château de Saint-Cloud under the Ancien Régime, collection of Louis XVI in 1785, entered Versailles in the reign of Louis-Philippe, 19th century.
  • Original Title: Louis XIV et la famille royale

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