Antique Print – SIGISMUND-DUKE-AUSTRIA-HABSBURG-PORTRAIT-KILIAN after unknown artist – 1623



Sigismundus Opulentus – This scarce original antique print depicts a portrait of Sigismund (1427 – 1496), a member of the House of Habsburg, Duke of Austria from 1439 (elevated to Archduke in 1477) until his death. Latin text on verso.

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Sigismundus Opulentus

Engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 17 x 28,6 cm. (6,7 x 11,3 inch). Image size: 14 x 23,3 cm. (5,5 x 9,2 inch).

From: ‘Tirolensium principum comitum Contrafacturen’ by Wolfgang Kilian, published in Augsburg 1623.

Made by Wolfgang Kilian after an anonymous artist. Wolfgang Kilian (1581–1662) was a German engraver and member of the Kilian family of engravers in Augsburg. He was the son of Bartholomaus Kilian the elder and Maria Pfeiffelmann. After his father’s death in 1583 his mother remarried Dominicus Custos and he and his brother Lucas became his pupils. (Source wikipedia)

Condition: Good, given age. A few crinkles or minor creases. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.



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Dimensions 17 × 17 × 1 cm


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