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The Portrait of the Duke of Orleans by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres joins the collections of the Louvre through AXA's philanthropic support

Jan 31, 2006

Renaud Donnedieu de Vabres, French Minister for Culture and Communications, and Jean-François Copé, French Minister Delegate for the Budget, have announced the acquisition by the Louvre of a major work by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres - the famous Portrait of Ferdinand-Philippe de Bourbon-Orléans, Duke of Orleans - thanks to the philanthropic support of the AXA Group.


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