LOUVRE

THE REGENT


When coming to the Louvre and going trough the Gallery of Apollo: don’t miss out the Regent Diamond . Acquired in 1717 by the Regent of France le Duque d’Orleans for an astronomical price.

 

Watch this precious video edited by Le Petit Louvre To understand its extraordinary history. And don’t forget Learn more about the art of diamonds cutting and the geography of precious stones in my following posts.