Louis XIV as Apollo in "Le Ballet de la nuit." Painting by Henri Gissey 1653 via…
Louis XIV King of France and Navarre by Hyacinthe Rigaud
Louis XIV : King Louis XIV of France, known as the Sun King, lived a lavish lifestyle and built the palace of Versailles. His reign, which lasted from 1643 until his death in redefined royal opulence and the power of the absolute monarch.
Louis XIV, King of France, in 1661 Charles Le Brun Portrait of Louis XIV 1661 oil on canvas