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Anne of Austria and her children, the young Louis XIV and Philippe d'Orléans; the Queen mother sits at centre, a laurel wreath in her left hand, her other hand supporting her son Louis XIV as the child, who sits on the left, holds his sceptre aloft; Philippe stands on the right; behind them, a view of the battle of Rocroi (19 May 1643)
Etching and engraving
- Production date
- 1643-1650 (circa)
Height: 385 millimetres (cut)
Width: 515 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The border surrounding the scene has been cut off.
The print is part of a group from the Ellis bequest stamped 1859,0514.317. Some have subnumbers also stamped at the back but others, as it is the case here, do not; in which case a subnumber has been temporarily allocated.
- Not on display
- Associated events
Associated Event: Thirty Years War 1618-1648
Associated Event: Battle of Rocroi 1643
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Formerly in the extra-illustrated letters of Mme de Sévigné.
Stamped on verso: 'Sevigne I. 1. 75 - 1859.. 5.. 14.. 317'
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