The Genouilhac armor for man and horse, worn by Louis XII's master of
artillery and his mount in 1527, has been added to the collections of
the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan, and mounted on a model of
the famous horse in Verrocchio's equestrian statue of Bartolommeo
Colleone, the Venetian.
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