Sultan Muchemet Chan.
[Frankfurt: de Bry, 1593.]
Engraving. Sheet 95 x 95mm (3¾ x 3¾). Trimmed losing ornamental border; glued to backing sheet.
Mehmed II (1432-81), the conqueror of Constantinople at the age of 21 (1454), ending the Byzantine Empire and creating the Ottoman Empire. Published in the 'Vitae et icones Sultanorum turcicorum'.
[Ref: 29846] £120.00