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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)

1623
Crispin van de Passe II (Dutch (worked in France), about 1597–1670)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 175

Dimensions

Sheet (trimmed to pm): 21 x 30.5 cm (8 1/4 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3177

Medium or Technique

Engraving, with brown ink inscriptons identifying the figures

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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)

Provenance

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).

Credit Line

Gift of Sue Welsh Reed in memory of Thomas F. Worthen