French School, (17th century); French. Medium: engraving. Date: 17th Century. Un frondeur exorte les Parisiens a se revolter contre la tyrannie du Cardinal Mazarin; the first Fronde or Fronde of the Parlement (1648-49); series of outbreaks during the minority of Louis XIV as the Parlement of Paris attempted to limit the authority of the crown and as the people fighted against the financial burdens; the second Fronde or Fronde of the Princes (1650-53); Provenance: Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.