[Germany] His most Serene Highness Charles, Hereditary Prince of Brunswick & Lunenburg.
London, Printed for Rob.t Sayer, Map & Printseller near Serjeants Inn, Fleet Street. [n.d., c.1760.]
Mezzotint with very large margins. Platemark: 355 x 250mm (14 x 9¾"). Slight crease.
A half-length portrait of Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick (1735 - 1806), turned to the left, looking to the front, wearing a large star on the left breast of his coat with the Black eagle of Prussia. Charles II, Duke of Brunswick was the nephew of Friedrich II of Prussia (Frederick the Great) and led the Austro-Prussian army against the French revolutionaries. Philip Corbutt was a pseudonym of Richard Purcell.
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