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Course de testes et de bagues faites par le roy et par les princes en l'année 1662..., plate 56 (5th Quadrille)

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Estafiers, Cheval de main et Palfreniers Ameriquains (4 men in tournament/processional "wild man" costumes of animal skin, carrying clubs, with horse (with unicorn horn)).

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1670

Object Place

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bibl. Nat. Inventaire XVIIe siècle; Chauveau, 1054-96

Dimensions

Platemark: 30.9 x 26.1 cm (12 3/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 37.2 x 30.7 cm (14 5/8 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.1059

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color on cream laid paper; inscription below the plate in letterpress

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints