‘Jacques Scot, Duc de Monmouth, Fils naturel de Charles II, Roy d’Angleterre’
Copperplate engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 22,2 x 34,4 cm. (8,7 x 13,5 inch). Image size: 17,2 x 29,6 cm. (6,8 x 11,7 inch).
Published in “Histoire d’Angleterre”, published 1697-1713.
Made by ‘E. Desrochers’ after ‘Adriaen van der Werff’. Made by ‘E. Desrochers’ after ‘Adriaen van der Werff’. Etienne Jehandier Desrochers (1668-1741) was a French engraver and publisher, best known for his miniature portraits of contemporaries. Adriaen van der Werff (Dutch; 1659-1722) originated from Rotterdam. He was famous for his classical paintings.
Condition: Good, given age. A few small spots in the margins. Small damp stain bottom margin. A few crinkles near the edges. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: JAMES SCOTT-DUKE OF MONMOUTH-BUCCLEUCH