[Plate 6: Guards On Watch.]
Avec privilege du Roy. [n.d. c.1736.]
Engraving, paper watermarked. Plate 241 x 171mm. 9½ x 6¾". Staining outside platemark. Uncut, large margins.
On top of an orante Rococo style pillar with a fountain feature at the base, stand two figures, the female holing a lance. From a series of forty-two ornament prints, divided into six sets of seven plates each; this plates belongs to the first set: "Premier livre de formes rocailles et cartels".
[Ref: 23043] £140.00