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Course de testes et de bagues faites par le roy et par les princes en l'année 1662..., plate 57 (5th Quadrille)

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Escuyer et Page Ameriquains (2 men on horseback, in tournament/processional costumes; 1 with lance, beaver headdress and animal skin costume, other with dolphin headdress, 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: 29.8 x 26 cm (11 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 37.1 x 30.3 cm (14 5/8 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.1060

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