French School, (17th century); French. Medium: engraving. Date: 17th Century. Les principaux chefs de la Fronde admis a saluer le roi apres son retour; 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); Regent Anne of Austria (1601-66); Provenance: Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.