Stanislaus Hosius, Card.
Engraving, 190 x 140mm, 7˝ x 5˝". Trimmed.
Stanislaus Hosius (1504-1579), Polish cardinal; from 1558 papal legate to the Holy Roman Emperor's Imperial Court in Vienna; from 1566 a papal legate to Poland. He actively opposed the Protestant Reformation. Published in Isaac Bullart's 'Académie des Sciences et des Arts'.
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