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A Cavalry Engagement, Adam Frans van der Meulen (1632-1690).

Oil on canvas, 105 x 138.5cm.

Signed l.r.: VANDER MEVLEN. FE:

Van der Meulen specialised in painting landscapes and horses. This led to the painting of military scenes and his appointment as battle painter to Louis XIV of France. He also designed tapestries depicting battle scenes for the Gobelins workshops in Paris.

 

 

REFERENCE: PIC 500a

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