Prudens qui Patiens.Anno 1629. [In ink below image:] Sir Edward Coke.
Engraving, printed on 17th century watermarked paper. verso in ink "Francis Raynorford 1712" Plate: 130 x 195mm (5 x 7¾") large margins.
Sir Edward Coke (1551-1634) was an English barrister, judge, writer and politician. He was considered to be the greatest jurist of the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras. His most famous work is his 'Institutes of the Lawes of England'.
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