Elizabeth par la grace de Dieu Reyne d'Angleterre [...]
Engraving, rare. Sheet 250 x 160mm (9¾ x 6¼"). Trimmed within plate, bottom edge nicked.
Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1602, queen from 1558), holding prayer book and sceptre, within a frame-like border, engraved text below. An unattractive image of Elizabeth by the French for propaganda reasons, with letterpress portraying Elizabeth as an enemy of Catholicism.
[Ref: 29793] £160.00