Henry.F. Daguesseau. Chancellier de France., d'Apres le Statue pedestre de Mr. Berue.
A.D.P.R. A Paris chez Duflos le Jeune. [n.d. c.1787] Avec Privilege du Roi.
Engraving with strong contemporary colour and a gold leaf line border. 272 x 163mm.
Henri François d'Aguesseau (1668-1751), Chancellor of France three times between 1717 and 1750. Voltaire called him 'the most learned magistrate France every possessed'.
[Ref: 1985] £50.00