Der grosse Tamerlan.
Engraving, paper watermarked. Plate 177 x 133mm (7 x 5¼"). Some toning around the edges.
Timur (1336-1405), known as Tamerlane, the Turkic ruler. He conquered West, South and Central Asia and founded the Timurid dynasty. His armies were feared throughout Asia, Africa and Europe, sizable parts of which were laid to ruin by his campaigns. He is recognised as a great patron of art and architecture.
In the Royal Collection Trust.
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