Fine engraving. Platemark: 260 x 170mm (10¼ x 6¾"). Very large margins.
A half length portrait of Wladislaus IV V (1595-1648), a Polish prince from the Royal House of Vasa. He reigned as King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 8 November 1632 to his death in 1648. Plate 93 from the scarce series of historical portraits, 'Principum et illustrium quorundam virorum. Qui in Europa alibique terrarum, qua fama, qua eruditione celebres fuerunt, verae imagines', published Pieter van der Aa (1659 - 1733) c.1710.
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