Lot 121: Hooghe (Romeyn de, 1645-1708). Arlequin sur l'Hippogryphe a la Croisade Lojoliste. Armée van de Heylige Lingue voor der Jesuiten Monarchy, circa 1689, etching on laid paper, with text in Dutch in four columns below, sheet size 575 x 440mm (22.6 x 17.3ins). A satire on Louis XIV, ridiculing his military ambitions, and showing him in close proximity with the ousted James II on a donkey, following the Glorious Revolution of the protestant William of Orange. (1)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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