[France] Thomas Sonnet Sieur de Courval Docteur en Medecine.Agé de 33 ans 1610.
Very scarce & fine engraving. Plate: 75 x 130mm, (3 x 5"). Some staining and paper tone.
A portrait set in an oval of French poet and satirist Thomas Courval (1577-1627), the frontispiece to his work 'Satyre contre les charlatans et pseudomedecins empirique, 1610, which discussed the tricks used by quacks in 17th Century France.
[Ref: 37167] £260.00