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Plate representing Le Roy (Louis XIII), M. LeGrand, M. de Belleville (on horseback) and the page de L'Ecurye
Plate from Antoine de Pluvinel, Maneige Royal (fig. 5)
Crispin van de Passe II (Dutch (worked in France), about 1597–1670)
Sheet (trimmed to pm): 21 x 30.5 cm (8 1/4 x 12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Engraving, with brown ink inscriptons identifying the figures
Not On View
On the art of horsemanship
This plate (figure 5) represents M. de Belleville on horseback. To his left are Louis XIII, M. LeGrand, and to his right a page (L’Exurye)
By 1996, Sue Welsh Reed, Cambridge, MA [see note]; 2018, gift of Sue Welsh Reed to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)
NOTE: First lent to the MFA in 1996 (loan no. L-T 91.5.1996).
Gift of Sue Welsh Reed in memory of Thomas F. Worthen