Algernon Sidney Esqr.
[British, n.d., c.1680.]
Mezzotint, 260 x 172mm. 10¼ x 6¾". Very small margins. A very fine impression.
Portrait of Algeron Sidney (1623 - 1683), English republican and soldier; long hair, wearing cravat and tassels, and a breastplate. Sidney was an opponent of King Charles II who became involved in a plot against the King and was executed for treason. After Justus van Egmont (1601 - 1674).
Ex Collection: R. Hobson of Hove. Chaloner Smith 110.I (Engraver not ascertained): 'Probably by Luttrell.'
[Ref: 25482] £280.00