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The Exposition of the Holy Sacrament, Attended by Louis XIV and His Mother, Anne of Austria

Horizontal rectangle. Before a columned ediface, surmounted by a crown, in which is a chapel, the procession of the Host approaches from the left. Behind the priests is seen the young Louis XIV and his mother, Anne of Austria, and many other figures. Below, a dedication and six line inscription.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop...

c. 1650
Engraving with black ink on white paper
Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020

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