Prince Demitrios Ypsilantis.President of the Legislative Body of the Greek Government, in 1822. At present A General in Chief, in the Morea. Drawn from Life & Published in London, Nov.r 1824, by Adam Friedel, 12 Phenix Row, Blackfriars Road. This Print forms one of the Series of Greek Portraits, first Part, nowin Course of Publication, by A. Friedel.
Lithograph and tintstone, sheet 280 x 205mm (11¼ x 8") Trimmed.
Dimitrios Ypsilantis (Ypsilanti) (1793 – 1832) was appointed as the first Field Marshal in modern Greece by the first head of state of independent Greece Ioannis Kapodistrias; he was brother of Alexander Ypsilantis, the leader of the secret nationalist organisation Filiki Eteria. Plate from a series of twenty-four portraits of figures related to the Greek War of Independence, by the Danish painter Adam Friedel.
For an earlier version of this lithograph see ref. 2581.
[Ref: 25361] £290.00