The beginnings of the fashion for wide rhinegrave breeches
and ribbons, and ribbon bows en masse in France. ca. 1650-60.
XIV as a Youth, late 1650s. Louis is depicted here with
his mother, the Queen Regent receiving homage from the notables
of the kingdom. Behind the Duc de Beaufort, in ecclesiastical
robes, stands Monsieur le Coadjuteur: Cardinal Mazarin. French
of Louis XIV and the Infanta Maria Teresa, 8th June 1660.
Anne of Austria is seen on the left, between her younger son
and Mazarin. French
(sorry for the fold in the middle, it was the book)