Subsequent groups will cover Louis' royal encampment (Jacques has promised some female camp followers as well), the opening of the trenches, infantry and the siting of the guns. These excellent 30mm castings can be obtained directly from Glorious Empires. http://www.gloriousempires.com/ Not inexpensive at 2.95 euros, but they'll look quite marvellous together in a small grouping or vignette.
Friday, 12 June 2009
Glorious Empires: Siege of Maastricht Part 2
While we're on the subject of the Dutch Wars, here are well-painted (not by my own hand) examples of Jacques Vullingh's newly released group of excellent flats for Louis XIV's siege of Maastricht in 1672. These latest figures depict skirmishing cavalry during the opening phases of the siege.