Polychrome carved figure of Saint Louis under a neogothic canopy from a processional sceptre, 1820-50, in the Collegiale Notre-Dame de Poissy, a catholic parish church founded c. 1016 by Robert the Pious and rebuilt 1130-60 in late Romanesque and early Gothic styles, in Poissy, Yvelines, France. Saint Louis wears the fleur de lys crown and holds a sceptre and a book, possibly a Book of Trades which he commissioned. The Collegiate Church of Our Lady of Poissy was listed as a Historic Monument in 1840. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Polychrome carved figure of Saint Louis under a neogothic canopy from a processional sceptre, 1820-50, in the Collegiale Notre-Dame de Poissy, a catholic parish church founded c. 1016 by Robert the Pious and rebuilt 1130-60 in late Romanesque and early Gothic styles, in Poissy, Yvelines, France. Saint Louis wears the fleur de lys crown and holds a sceptre and a book, possibly a Book of Trades which he commissioned. The Collegiate Church of Our Lady of Poissy was listed as a Historic Monument...
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