CALL NUMBER: PC 4 - 1705--Louis d'Or au soleil (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-11664 (digital file from original print)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows Louis XIV sitting next to a table, head resting on his left elbow which rests on his left knee; he is asleep, though his right hand rests on money bags lying on the table with some loose coins. He wears a Louis d'Or medal and a large, plumed hat. A battle scene is depicted on the fabric that hangs from the table, possibly the battle of Blenheim. The sun shines through a window behind him, as well as on a man swimming on a river in the background. There is a large chest on the floor in the lower right.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: Vienne : Chez Pierre Bonat, 
Title from item.
Verse printed below image in French and Dutch.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress).
Louis--XIV,--King of France,--1638-1715. Sleeping--1700-1710. Gold--1700-1710.
Satires (Visual works) Dutch 1700-1710.Etchings Dutch 1700-1710.
PART OF: British Political Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress)
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 11664 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.11664
CONTROL #: 2006681090
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