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Rue, F. R. de la (Delarue; Paris about 1751 – 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).

de la Rue, Battle Horse


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 strong paper untrimmed on two sides with margins 1.5-9 cm wide.

Offer no. 28,618 / EUR  98. (c. US$ 118.) + shipping

„ Ihre Schriften der (ridinger handlung niemeyer) Nr. 25 ist ein wundervolles Kompendium. Ich danke Ihnen diesmal besonders für die Sendung und bin sehr froh, die Zusammenstellung zu haben … “

(Herr G. K., 25. Dezember 2011)