Nikitas.A Chief Leader in the Greek Army, distinguished for his Patriotism & disinterestedness. This Print forms one of the Series of Greek Portraits (1st part) now in course of Publication in London & Paris, 1827, by A. Friedel, & Sold by the principal Book & Printsellers in Town & Country. [parallel text in French]
Nikitas Stamatelopoulos (1784-1849), Greek revolutionary also known as 'Nikitaras' or 'Tourkofagos' ('Turk-eater'). He earned this sobriquet during the Battle of Dervenakia. After the War of Independence he was imprisoned owing to his opposition to King Otto. Plate from a series of twenty-four portraits of figures related to the Greek War of Independence, by the Danish painter Adam Friedel.
For a similar version of this lithograph see ref. 2581
[Ref: 25359] £230.00