1779 Warsaw + Florence 1837.
[Paris, n.d., c. 1840.]
Stipple engraving on steel. Sheet 270 x 185mm, 10½ x 7¼".
Portrait of Claudine Potocka (1832-36), leaning on a map of Poland. Like many Polish nobles of the period she died in exile after the Great Emigration of the 1830s. A portrait from the collection of Leonard Chodzko (1800-71), a Polish historian active in the November Uprising of 1830 and the Great Emigration that followed it.
[Ref: 21329] £65.00