Prince Petro Mavromichaeli.Chief of the Mainottes or old Spartans. Drawn from Life & Published in London & Paris, 1827, by A. Friedel. This Print forms one of the Series of Greek Portraits (1st Part) now in course of Publication in London & Paris by A. Friedel, & sold by the principal Book & Printsellers in Town & Country. [parallel text in French]
Printed by R. Martin.
Lithograph, sheet 300 x 200mm (12 x 7½") Cut. Slight crease at top right.
Petros Mavromichalis, also known as Petrobey (1765-1848), leader of the Maniot people of the southern Peloponnese in the early 19th century and later a prominent politician and statesman. Plate from a series of twenty-four portraits of figures related to the Greek War of Independence, by the Danish painter Adam Friedel.
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