Busts in "Hall of Honor" at the Comédie Française. This photograph shows the Gallerie d'honneur of the Comédie Française, as it appears today; it still includes Caffieri's and Pigalle's eighteenth-century busts. Reproduction courtesy of the BCF. Photograph by Patricia LeGras.

From A field of honor: writers, court culture and public theater in French literary life from Racine to the Revolution by Gregory S. Brown

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  • European: 1400-1800
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Busts in "Hall of Honor" at the Comédie Française. This photograph shows the Gallerie d'honneur of the Comédie Française, as it appears today; it still includes Caffieri's and Pigalle's eighteenth-century busts. Reproduction courtesy of the BCF. Photograph by Patricia LeGras.
  • Busts in "Hall of Honor" at the Comédie Française. This photograph shows the Gallerie d'honneur of the Comédie Française, as it appears today; it still includes Caffieri's and Pigalle's eighteenth-century busts. Reproduction courtesy of the BCF. Photograph by Patricia LeGras.