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Passe, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electors - A7914

Passe, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electorsPasse, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electors
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Passe, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electorsPasse, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electors
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Passe, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electorsPasse, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electors
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Passe, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electorsPasse, C. de, the Elder - Emperor Matthias and Prince-electors
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Crispijn de Passe the Elder
1565 Arnemuiden – Utrecht 1637

Emperor Matthias and his prince-electors:
1. Title and Coat of arms of the Holy Roman Empire
2. Frederick V (1596-1632), Elector Palatine and King of Bohemia
3. John George I (1585-1656), Elector of Saxony
4. Matthias of Austria (1557-1619), Holy Roman Emperor from 1612

4 copper engravings, 1615, on handmade paper,  from a series of the same name made in cooperation with Simon, Willem and Crispijn (the Younger) de Passe. 27,5:19,5 cm to 26,9:21,7 cm.

3 prints with the names or initials of the artists, 1 print (title) with the date and Latin text and all prints with titles in the plate.

From the first edition, excellent impressions, all trimmed close to the edge-line.

Literature: Franken 401, 404, 410 and 414; Hollstein 140 ad, I (of II), 143 ad, 149 and 153 ad.