Statue d'une Danseuse, de Sept pieds de hat.Dans les Jardins de Versailles. Par Louis Lerambert de Paris. Statua Puellae saltantis, Septem pedes alta. In hortis Versalianis. Opus Ludovici Lerambert Parisini.
Copper engraving. 398 x 280mm. 15¾ x 11". Cut and laid on separate sheet.
A statue of a dancer by Louis Lerambert (1620-70), set in a landscape with a satyr dancing. The statue was commissioned as part of the "Petite Commande" of 1664, the first series of garden ornaments for the new palace of Versailles, featuring mythological creatures suitable for the rustic setting of the original palace.
[Ref: 14403] £320.00