Detail from "The Effects of Good Government in the Countryside" by
Illustration from a Book of Poetry by Christine de Pisan,14th c. French School
Hunt with Hawks from the "Hours of Duke de Berry",1412-16
Hunt with Hawks from the "Hours of Duke de Berry",det.
Livre d'heures de Marguerite d'Orléans,deer hunt c. 1430
Queen Helena and her entourage during the ride to the shrine of Venus by
Martinus Opifex,1st half of 15th c.
Garden of Love at the Court of Philippe III le Bon, duc de Bourgogne,c. 1450
Garden of Love at the Court of Philippe III le Bon, duc de Bourgogne,det.
Horsewoman of Diamonds from the Visconti tarot deck by Bonifacio Bembo,c.1450
Horsewoman of Clubs from the Visconti tarot deck by Bonifacio Bembo,c.1450
Horsewoman of Spades from the Visconti tarot deck by Bonifacio Bembo,c.1450
La Fleur des Histoires by Jean Mansel,1450-80
Lady hunting with hawks,mid 15th. c.
Lady on horseback,mid. 15th. c.
Lady on horseback,mid. 15th. c.
Penthesilea as one of the Nine Female Worthies,1460-70
Venus and her children, the Wolfegg Housebook, c. 1475-1485
Venus and her children, the Wolfegg Housebook,det.
Saint Helena & Heraclius taking the Holy Cross to Jerusalem by Miguel Ximenes,1481
"Scènes de l'histoire de Busant",1480-90
Society on Horseback by Albrecht Durer,1490s
Society on Horseback,det.
A Couple on Horseback by Durer,1459
The Month of May from the Breviarium Grimani by Gerard Horenbout,
Alexander & Simon Bening c. 1510
The Month of May,det.
Noble woman at Horses and Lansquenet by Albrecht Durer,est. 1510-20
Otto, comte de Nassau and his spouse Adelheid van Vianen by Berend van Orley,c. 1530
Johan IV van Nassau and His Wife Maria van Loon by Barend van Orley,c.1530
Le Comte Engelbert I de Nassau et son épouse Jeanne de Polanen by Barend van Orley,c. 1530
Mencía de Mendoza and Enrique de Nassau on Horseback by Bernard van Orley,1530
A Drawing of a Horsewoman by Beham Hans Sebald,16th c.
Esther and Assuerus on Horseback,16th c. tapestry
The Hunt of Maximilian or the Hunts of Guise by Berand van Orley,16th c.
The Hunt of Maximilian or the Hunts of Guise,det
The Hunt of Maximilian or the Hunts of Guise,det.
A Noble Lady on Horseback,16th c. tapestry
Fete at Bermondsey by Joris Hoefnagel ,c. 1569
Fete at Bermondsey,det.
Deer Hunt,late 16th c.
A Portrait of an Unidentified Queen of Denmark,c. 1600
Marie de Medici on Horseback,French School 1620-30
Madame Saint-Baslemont by Claude Deruet,1630s
Margaret of Austria,Queen of Spain by Diego Velasquez,1634-35
Elisabeth of France,Queen of Spain by Diego Velasquez,1635-36
Cecilia Renata of Austria,Queen of Poland by Willem Hondius after Peeter de Rij,1641
Cecilia Renata of Austria,Queen of Poland,1843 engraving after the above image
Anne of Austria,Queen of France,attr. to Jean de Saint-Igny,1648
Anne of Austria on Horseback,1640-50
A Couple on Horseback by Gonzales Coques,1640-50
Couple on Horseback by Coques,1640-50
Couple on a Hunt by Aelbert Cuyp,1650s
Christina of Sweden on Horseback by Sebastien Bourdon,1653
View of the Chateau de Vincennes with Louis XIV and Marie Therese with their Court by
Frans van der Maulen,1669
View of the Palace of Fontainebleau with Louis XIV and Ladies by Frans van der Maulen,c.1669
View of the Palace of Fontainebleau,det.
Marie Therese of Spain,Queen of France on Horse,c. 1670s
Elizabeth Charlotte de Palatine,Duchesse de Orleans,1670s
Equestrian portrait of Marie Louise d'Orléans,Queen of Spain by Francisco Rizi,1679
Marie Anne,Princess of Conti by Bonnart,1683
Elizabeth Charlotte de Palatine,Duchesse de Orleans,1680s
Louise Bénédicte de Bourbon, duchesse du Maine,c.1690
Anne Marie de Orleans,Duchess of Savoy,c.1700
Adelaide of Savoy,Dauphine de France by Pierre-Denis Martin,c. 1700-10
Adelaide of Savoy,Dauphine de France,det.
Marie-Louise Elizabeth,Duchesse de Berry,1710
Elizabeth Cahrlotte d'Orleans,Duchesse de Lorraine by Jean-Baptiste Martin,c.1710-15
Elizabeth Cahrlotte d'Orleans,Duchesse de Lorraine,det.
Lady on Horseback,c.1720
Marie Leszcynska on Horseback by Jean-Baptiste Martin,1725
Empress Elisabeth of Russia on a Hunt by Valentin Serov
Sir George Hampton and Family by Stephen Slaughter,c.1738
Elisabeth I of Russia by Georg Christoph Grooth,1743
Catherine the Great of Russia while Grand Duchess by Grooth,c.1744
Lady Mary Churchill at the Death of the Hare by John Wootton,1748
Equestrian portrait of Catherine the Great of Russia after Grooth,c.1750
The Countess of Coningsby in the Costume of the Charlton Hunt by George Stubbs c.1760
Equestrian portrait of Catherine the Great by Virgilius Ericksen,1762
The Drummond Family by Johan Zoffany,c. 1769
Mr and Mrs Thomas Coltman by Joseph Wright of Derby,1770-72
John and Sophia Musters riding at Colwick Hall by George Stubbs,1777
Meeting in the Woods of Boulogne by Jean-Michel Moreau,1776
Portrait of Marie Antoinette in hunting attire by Louis Auguste Brun de Versoix,1781-82
Marie Antoinette Riding at Versailles by Brun de Versoix,1783
Equestrian portrait of María Teresa de Vallabriga by Francisco de Goya,1783
Lady on Horseback by Jose Campeche,1785
Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange by Tethart Phillipp Christian Haag,1789
Laetitia, Lady Lade on Horseback by George Stubbs,1793
Maria Louisa of Parma,Queen of Spain by Goya,1799
Equestrian portrait of Catherine of Wurtemberg by Antoine-Jean Gros 1810-20
An Amazon by Charles-Émile-Callande de Champmartin,1820-30
Auguste von Harrach,Princess of Liegnitz by Franz Kruger,c. 1830
Portrait of Giovannina and Amacilia Pacini, the Foster Children of Countess Samoilova by
Lady Rush Riding Sidesaddle by John Frederick Herring,1843
Queen Victoria on Horseback by Francis Grant,1845
An Amazon by Alfred Dedreux,1848
Portrait of E.I.Myussara and E.Myussar by Karl Briullov,1849
Empress Elisabeth Of Austria by A. Fleischmann after a painting by
Carl Piloty and Franz Adam,1853
An Amazon in the Woods of Boulogne by Alfred de Dreux,1850
Countess Caroline von Waldbott Bassenheim by Albrecht Adams,1850-55
An Amazon in the Forest by Alfred de Dreux,c.1855
Empress Eugenie by Charles Edouard Boutibonne,1857
Empress Eugenie in her hunting costume, c.1860
Portrait of Luigi Ponti and Elisabetta Sottocasa,1870
Lady on Horseback,1872
Equestrian Portrait of Mademoiselle Croizette by Carolus Duran,1873
Equestriennes at Hyde Park by Francesco Mancini,1876