Le galop uni à gauche; Le galop faux à gauche

Method Etching
Artist Charles Parrocel
Published [Paris. c. 1769]
Dimensions Image 160 x 100 mm Plate 180 x 110 mm Sheet 190 x 120 mm
Notes A print detailing two dressage steps from the eighth edition of Francois Robichon de la Gueriniere's Ecole de Cavalerie. Contenant la connoissance, l'instruction, et la conservation du cheval. The work was an important French book on the training and riding of the horse, detailing equitation, veterinary treatment, and general horsemanship. It has become an important text for the Spanish Riding School of Vienna.

Charles Parrocel (1688-1752) was a French painter and engraver, specialising in battle and hunting scenes.

Condition: Staining, ink offsetting and discolouration. Creasing. Rips at right.
Framing unmounted
Price £45.00
Stock ID 42180