Maximilian Emperor of Germany &c.&c.Drest For A Tournament. He was Installed Knight of the Garter in the Reign of Henry The Seventh, Obit 1519.
London:Pubd. 1814, by S.Woodburn, 112, St. Martin's Lane.
Mezzotint on india laid paper, 370 x 265mm. 14½ x 10½". Fine.
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (1459 - 1519), on horseback, in full armour. A copy after the engraving by Hans Burgkmair the Elder (1473 - 1531), by Charles Turner (1773 - 1857). Inscribed 'Proof' lower right. From a series of 15 copies of early engravings, 'Portraits of Royal Personages', by Turner, Earlom and Dunkarton, issued by Samuel Woodburn in book form in 1816.
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