Category: Objets D'art
A sensational and important pair of Continental 17th century oil on canvas paintings. The paintings depict battle scenes and a coronation after the battle has been won. The battle scene includes a chariot with an injured horse and slaves while the army fights in the background of the landscape. The other shows the high court next to a formal tent amidst ladies awaiting the coronation ceremonies. Each oil on canvas has exquisite and vivid colors and is framed within early 19th century French Louis XV st. carved giltwood frames. Exquisite execution and detail throughout.