Laumosnier (fl.1690-1725); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 18th Century. Portrait de Rene de Froulay, Comte de Tesse, Marechal de France; Rene de Froulay (1648-1725) Count of Tesse, French Marshal and diplomat; as French ambassador to Spain in 1724 played key role in persuading King Philip V (1683-1746) to resume the Spanish throne after the death of his son, Luis I de Borbon; Provenance: Musee de Tesse, Le Mans, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.