[Germany] [Prof. Max Muller].
Mezzotint. 'Printsellers Assosiation' blind stamp in lower left corner. Proof before letters impression. Sheet size: 500 x 380mm (19¾ x 15"). Trimmed inside plate.
A portrait of Friedrich Max Müller (1823 -1900), seated, to the right, facing the viewer. Muller was a German born philologist and Orientalist, who lived and studied in Britain for most of his life. He wrote both scholarly and popular works on the subject of Indology and the 'Sacred Books of the East', a 50-volume set of English translations, was prepared under his direction. Contents
Ex collection of Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 36814] £250.00