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Rue, F. R. de la (Paris middle of 18th century – after 1780). Battle Horse under an Officer with Raised Sword in the Right. Bouncing ahead to the right. Etching by August Friedrich Winkler (Geyer/Saxony 1770 – 1807). Inscribed: A. F. Winkler f. / de la Rue. 8¼ × 6⅝ in (20.8 × 16.9 cm).
Printroom of the Royal Museums Berlin
with both their collection (Lugt 1606) + disposal stamp verso .
From Winkler’s 11-sheet set after drawings/etchings of Netherlandish masters ( “These sheets are treated very brilliantly”, Nagler). Here then after the battle painter, the younger brother of Louis Felix and pupil of Charles Parrocel. – On buff paper untrimmed on two sides with margins 1.5-9 cm wide.
Offer no. 28,618 / EUR 98. (c. US$ 118.) + shipping
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