Projects for the Louvre: Bibliography

 Isabel Smith

Primary

De Chantelou, Paul Fréart. Diary of the Cavaliere Bernini’s Visit to France. Translated by Margery Corbett. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985.

Secondary

Aulanier, Christiane. Salon Carré. Vol. 3 of Histoire du Palais et du Musée du Louvre. Paris: Éditions des Musées Nationaux, 1947.

Berger, Robert W. A Royal Passion: Louis XIV as Patron of Architecture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994.

_________. “Bernini’s Louis XIV Equestrian: A Closer Examination of Its Fortunes at Versailles.” The Art Bulletin 63 (June 1981): 232-248.

_________. The Palace of the Sun: The Louvre of Louis XIV. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1993.

_________. Versailles: The Chateau of Louis XIV. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1985.

Blunt, Anthony. Art and Architecture in France. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999.

Cubitt-Riccardi, Monique. “Louis XIV Style.” In The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner, 721-722, vol. 19. New York: Grove’s Dictionaries, 1996.

Gould, Cecil. Bernini in France: An Episode in Seventeenth-Century History. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982.

Hall, Michael. “Gianlorenzo Bernini’s Third Design for the East Façade of the Louvre of 1665, Drawn by Mattia De Rossi.” The Burlington Magazine, July 2007, 478-482.

Lavin, Irving. “Bernini’s Image of the Sun King.” In Past- Present: Essays on Historicism in Art from Donatello to Picasso, 139-202. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.

Le Chanu, Patrick. “ Jean-Baptiste Colbert.” In The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner, 544- 546, vol. 7. New York: Grove’s Dictionaries, 1996.

Jestaz, Bertrand. “Louis XIV.” In The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner, 549- 553, vol. 4. New York: Grove’s Dictionaries, 1996.

Marder, Tod. Bernini and the Art of Architecture. New York: Abbeville Press, 1998.

Mezzatesta, Michael and Preimesberger, Rudolf. “ Gianlorenzo Bernini.” In The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner, 828-840, vol. 3. New York: Grove’s Dictionaries, 1996.

Ostrow, Steven F. “Bernini’s Voice: From Chantelou’s Journal to the Vite.” In Bernini’s Biographies

Quinterio, Francesco. Catalogue Raisonné of the Architectural Works. In Bernini by Franco Borsi, 291-349. Translated by Robert Erich Wolf. New York: Rizzoli, 1984.

Wittkower, Rudolf. Art and Architecture in Italy, 1600-1750. Edited by Joseph Connors and Jennifer Montagu. 3 vols. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999.

__________. “The Vicissitudes of a Dynastic Monument: Bernini’s Equestrian Statue of Louis XIV.” In De Artibus Opuscula XL: Essays in Honor of Erwin Panofsky, edited by Millard Meiss, 597-531, vol. 1. New York: New York University Press, 1961.

Ziskin, Rochelle. “The Place de Nos Conquêtes and the Unraveling of the Myth of Louis XIV.” The Art Bulletin, 76 (March, 1994): 147-162.