Greek merchant Greece 1570 de Nicolay wood engraved print ethnic cultural
Greek merchant Greece 1570 de Nicolay wood engraved print ethnic cultural Greek merchant Greece 1570 de Nicolay wood engraved print ethnic cultural
$ 68.00

Een Griechische Coopman.

(Ethnic, Cultural Costume, Greek, Merchants).

Issued c.1570, after Nicolas de Nicolay, likely Holland. Likely printed for a rare Dutch version of Les Navigations et Voyages.

Rare antique 16th century woodcut (copper engraved?) ethnic type print. Print depicts a 16th Greek merchant.

Print mounted long ago to larger backing sheet, light scattered browning from old glue, still with a fine patina and visual appeal.

Rare printed image of this now vanished type.

Print sheet measures c. 7 1/4"H x 5"W.

Printed area measures c. 6 1/4"H x 4 3/8"W.

[R20343].