Set of eight etchings with original stitching, platemarks each approx 115 x 170mm (4½ x 6¾"). Late impressions.
Military scenes: set of original etchings by Giacomo Cortese (1621-75), known as Il Borgognone, a Frenchman who spent his career in Italy and attained a considerable reputation for his battle scenes. He often represented incidents from the conflicts of his life such as the Castro War (1641-3). First published around the same period, this set are later impressions.
[Ref: 38638] £220.00