Pesne, Antoine (1683-1747); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 18th Century. Stiftung Schwarzer Adlerorden; the highest order of chivalry in the Kingdom of Prussia, founded on January 17, 1701 by Elector Frederick III of Brandenburg (became Frederick I, King of Prussia the following day); Provenance: Neues Palais, Potsdam, Germany. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.