[Plate 4: Queen on Throne.]
Avec privilege du Roy. [n.d. c.1736.]
Copper engraving. 235 x 178mm. 9¼ x 7". Large margins, uncut. Some toning around the edges.
A Queen holding a mirro and with a long-feathered bird perched on her left arm, reclines in an ornate Rococo style throne, with a guard below keeping a watchful eye. From a series of forty-two ornament prints, divided into six sets of seven plates each; this plates belongs to the fourth set: "Quatrième livre de formes ornées de rocailles".
[Ref: 23006] £160.00