Etching. 222 x 165mm. 8¾ x 6½". Trimmed.
Franz Leopold von Nįdasdy (1708-1783) was an Austrian field marshal a Ban of Croatia. He was known for his successes in the War of Austrian Succession in Neuhaus and Braunau. He was successful during the Seven Years' War and was later awarded the Grand Cross of the Order of Maria Theresa. After his loss at the Battle of Leuthen he retired as a general from military service. He moved to Croatia in 1758 to assist in the reformation and management of the Balkans.
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