VELÁZQUEZ, Diego Rodriguez de Silva y
(b. 1599, Sevilla, d. 1660, Madrid)
Prince Baltasar Carlos with the Count-Duke of Olivares at the Royal Mews (detail)c. 1636
Oil on canvas
Collection of the Duke of Westminster, London
The Count-Duke of Olivares stands in the middle ground to the right of the picture, with his master-at-arms; figures on the balcony above him include Philip IV, Queen Isabel and several courtiers who cannot be identified for certain.