Mauritius De Nassau Tutor et Protector Acad. Leidensis

Method Copper engraving
Artist [Anonymous]
Published [Leiden, 1614]
Dimensions Image 119 x 82 mm, Plate 122 x 86 mm, Sheet 126 x 91 mm
Notes A bust portrait of Maurice of Nassau, turned to the left, wearing an armour with lace collar and sash. From "Illustrium Hollandiae & Westfrisiae Ordinum Alma Academia Leidensis" published in 1614.

Inscription to oval border: "IE MAINTIENDR"

Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange (1567 - 1625) succeeded his father, William I 'the Silent', in 1585, taking the role of Stadtholder of all provinces within the Dutch Republic, except for Friesland.

Condition: Excellent, clear impression. Minor ink offset to plate. Trimmed close to the plate mark. Latin letterpress on verso.
Framing unmounted
Price £50.00
Stock ID 46078