[Germany] H.A.O. Reichard.Herz: Sächs. Kriegsrath zu Gotha geb. daselbst d. 3: Mrt. 1752.
[German.] [n.d. c.1810.]
Engraving with large margins on three sides. Plate 145 x 96mm (5¾ x 3¾"). Slight crease.
Heinrigh August Ottokar Reichard (1751-1828) the German writer, journalist, theatre director and librarian, best known for his Guides Reichards, which were amongst the first examples of modern travel guides. The portrait was published in 'Allgemeine Geographische Ephemeriden' (Universal Geographical Ephemerides (i.e. encyclopedia)) by Friedrich Bertuch et al.
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