Coysevox, Antoine (1640-1720); French. Medium: marble. Date: c.1698-1699. Louis of France (1661 -1711) was the eldest son and heir of Louis XIV, King of France, and his spouse, Maria Theresa of Spain. As the heir apparent to the French throne, he was styled Dauphin. He became known as Le Grand Dauphin after the birth of his own son, Le Petit Dauphin. Provenance: National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.