©Salvador Dali - Equestrian Figure of Prince Baltasar Carlos,
after Velazquez, with Figures in the Courtyard of the Escorial 1982

Equestrian Figure of Prince Baltasar Carlos, after Velazquez, with Figures in the Courtyard of the Escorial 1982
Equestrian Figure of Prince Baltasar Carlos,
after Velazquez, with Figures in the Courtyard of the Escorial
1982 57x60cm oil/canvas
Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation, Figueras, Spain

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Portrait of Prince Balthasar Charles Diego Velázquez 1635
Portrait of Prince Balthasar Charles
Diego Velázquez
1635 209x173cm oil/canvas
Prado, Madrid

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia :
The Equestrian Portrait of Prince Balthasar Charles is a 1635 equestrian portrait of Balthasar Charles, Prince of Asturias by Diego Velázquez. It is now in the Prado.
Velázquez had been commissioned to paint a series of equestrian portraits meant for the Salón de Reinos at the palacio del Buen Retiro in Madrid, with this work meant to fill the gap between the two larger equestrian portraits of the series were those of Balthasar and Philip IV.
According to art historian Andrew Graham Dixon: " little boy on this plump horse, underneath a lowering sky full of dark clouds. The child looks lost."