Stanislaus Poniatovski. Palatinus Masoviae.
Engraving. Owl collectors mark on verso; unidentified. Plate 151 x 95mm. 6 x 3¾". Paper loss top left-hand corner. Cut to image down right-hand edge, paper added to make up margin.
Count Stanislaw Poniatowski (1676-1762) was a Polish-Lithuanian noble, and Knight of the Order of the White Eagle from 1726. Amongst military titles including Grand Treasurer of the Lithuanian Army, he was in 1731 made viovode of the Masovian Voivodeship. He was father to the future King Stanislaw August Poniatowski (1732-1798), the last King and Grand Duke of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
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