[Denmark] Count Enevold de Brandt.Engraved for the History of Count Brandt.
Engraving. 184 x 109mm (7¼ x 4¼"). Small nicks and chips to left-hand edge.
Count Enevold Brandt (1738-1772) the Danish courtier who became an assistant judge of the Supreme Court of Copenhagen in 1764, royal chamberlain in 1769, and afterwards superintendent of the Royal Theatre. He acted as the companion of King Christian VII, and he was an accomplice to the affair between Christian's wife Queen Caroline Matilda and Struensee. He was arrested, condemned to death and executed in 1772.
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