CALL NUMBER: PC 4 - 1705--Ridder de Louisen ... (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-11663 (digital file from original print)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows, on the left, Louis, the Duke of Burgundy, identified as Louis Le Petit, sitting at a table outside a tent. In his right hand, he appears to be holding a Louis d'Or coin, and with his left hand he holds a balance above other coins on the table (the table top is supported by an eagle). An "essayeur", identified as "Celuy qui epreuve l'Or", is standing opposite of Louis, he holds a triangle from which coins dangle. Fleurs-de-lis decorate Louis's clothing, and the assayer's clothing shows the design of a cross saltire and orle, possibily representing the House of Bourbon or Navarre.
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching.
Goldsmit, Fredrich, artist.
Title from item.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress).
Louis,--Duke of Burgundy, Dauphin of France,--1682-1712. Assayers--1700-1710. Assaying--1700-1710. Heraldry--1700-1710.
Satires (Visual works) Dutch 1700-1710.Etchings Dutch 1700-1710.
PART OF: British Political Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress)
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 11663 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.11663
CONTROL #: 2006681088
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