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Maneige Royal, figure 7, first part

1623 (edition of 1625)
Engraver Crispin de Passe II (Dutch (worked in France), 1597–1670), Author of text A. de Pluvinel (French)


Object Place: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

D. Franken #1360

Dimensions

37 x 43 cm (14 9/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.1032

Medium or Technique

Engraving with hand-applied color on cream laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

An open gallery looking out on the Grande Escurie (stables); a rider on a horse circling a post, with M. de Potrincourt holding a whip. (This plate is possibly from a later edition/copy - different type, missing names and some figures mentioned in Franken).

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection