[Frontispiece to 'The Historical and Chronological Theatre' by Christopher Helvicus]Theatrum Historicum Christophori Helvici [...]
Engraving, rare, sheet 250 x 175mm (9¾ x 7"). Trimmed to image;
Frontispiece to the 1639 edition of Helvicus' 'Theatrum Historicum' (first published 1609), a chronological list of historical events. After the death of Helvicus (1581-1616), his work was revised by his son-in-law J.B. Schuppius, as here.
[Ref: 31336] £130.00