1670 – G. G. Priorato – Giacomo Duca di Curlandia
Title: “Giacomo Duca di Curlandia, Livonia, Semigalia & ”
Very rare and highly detailed copper engraving portrait of Giacomo Kettler (1610 – 1682) was Duke of Courland and Semigallia from 1642 to 1682, under his rule, the duchy reached its peak of prosperity.
The print comes from Galeazzo Gualdo Priorato book “Historia di Leopoldo Cesare, continente le cose piu memorabili successe in Europa, dal 1656 fino al 1670. Descritta dal co. Galeazzo Gualdo Priorato…” published by Johann Baptist Hacque, engraved by Mauritius Lang in Vienna,1670.
Author: Galeazzo Gualdo Priorato (1606 – 1678)
Sheet size: 21,5 x 31,3 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good, original condition. Watermarked paper.
This is an original antique map published in 1670 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity