Item is an electro-steel engraving of Hernan Cortez, born 1485 - died 1547, Spanish conquistador who led the expedition resulting in the fall of the Aztec Empire. Engraved by Geo: Vertue. Published by D. Pauli Methuen.
Item is an electro-steel engraving of Hernan Cortez, born 1485 - died 1547, Spanish conquistador who led the expedition resulting in the fall of the Aztec Empire. Engraved by Geo: Vertu. Published by D. Pauli Methuen.
Item is engraving done by J.C. Buttre based on a life size full length portrait of Lieutenant General Sir. Wm. Lepperrell Bart (b, june 27, 1696 d. June 6th 1759) at the Esser insitute Gallery created 1821 by Mr. George A. Ward. Inscription on verso states "visit the treasury of Louisburg"? Unmatted but in need of matting.
Item is an back-matted electro-steel top half decorated oval portrait of F. Eugene de Savoie, Cher de la troisond'or, Coner d'Etat, Lieutenent gnal. des armees de S.M. Imperiate. Ma.al de l'emp; Presid.t du council auliq; de guerrl'gouot. et Captain Gnal des Pays-bas Autrichiens. (b.1663-d.1736). engraved and published by F. Desrochers Gr.r de sa Ma.ty T. C. Below the portrait in engravinhg is "Ou pourroiton trouver un Heros plus parfait, Si lui meme est son prix, son theatre et sa gloire, Qu'on ne le peign plusm son nom pait son histoire; Pourquoy donc le Graveur l'pffre-til ? nos yeux, il veux rebdre par l? son burin glorieux."
Newspaper print of Sir William Ashburnham, 4th Baronet, born 1710 and died 1797. He was a Church of England clergyman. Accurately drawn and engraved from an an original picture taken from the Life. Published by Alexander Hogg, no. 16 Paternost Row.