Frederick Duke of Schonberg 1739 decorative large fine engraved portraitBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Frederick Duke of Schonberg.
(Graphic Arts, Illustration, Portraits, British History, French Nobility, Famous Generals, Battle of the Boyne, Frederick Duke).
Issued 1739, London by Knapton. Engraved Amsterdam by Houbraken.
Lovely mid 18th century copper engraved folio sheet portrait of this famous British historical figure. Beautiful decorative border greatly enhances the visual appeal.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, light dustiness, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 15 3/4" H x 9 1/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 13 1/2" H x 8" W.