With its delicate splendor and extravagant detail. The Patron of Art Edition Louis XIV recalls the interior decoration of the rooms and salons of Versailles. The court of the Sun King. The fine barrel made of Vermeer - gold-plated 925 sterling silver - is encircled with a delicate flower pattern, inspired by the world-famous gardens of Versailles. The hand-cut nib in 18-karat gold is captivating because of its carved heart-shaped hole and the delicately engraved bows.
A typical fashion accessory in the court of the Sun King. Louis XIV: the "dieudonné", or "gift from God". He is a historically controversial figure, but he is also universally recognized for his appreciation of the fine arts. Louis XIV founded numerous leading European cultural academies. Took a personal interest in promising, talented artists and created an edifice that will always be associated with his name: the Palace of Versailles.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Other Fountain Pens".2013" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.