MARTSZEN, Jan the Younger
(b. ca. 1609, Haarlem, d. after 1647, Haarlem)
The Entry of Maria de' Medici to Amsterdam1638
Brown ink, 280 x 388 mm
This drawing depicts Maria de' Medici riding past a theatre arch at the Varkenssluis on the Oude Zijds Voorburgwal. The route is flanked by civic guardsmen with muskets and pikes.