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Delineatio, Oder eigentlicher Abriss und Entwurff. Der Kayserlichen Battaglia Wie selbige bey dem Rendevous zu Eger, so den 12. 22. Augusti dieses fortlauffenden 1673ten Jahrs in bey seyn der Rom. Kayserl. Majest. Durchl. von Sachsen, dero Chur-Printzen, und andern Hochfürstl. und Gräflichen Personen, etc. gestellet gewesen

Delineatio, Oder eigentlicher Abriss und Entwurff. Der Kayserlichen Battaglia Wie selbige bey dem Rendevous zu Eger, so den 12. 22. Augusti dieses fortlauffenden 1673ten Jahrs in bey seyn der Rom. Kayserl. Majest. Durchl. von Sachsen, dero Chur-Printzen, und andern Hochfürstl. und Gräflichen Personen, etc. gestellet gewesen

 
 
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Print shows the formation of cavalry troops serving under Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I on the battle field in Eger, Hungary that took place August 12-22,1673 under the command of General Hertzog von Lothringen, left flank and under General Sporck on the right flank. Print also shows cartouche portraits of Emperor Leopold I and Claudia Felicitas on either side of a scroll with Motto: "Wo die Liebe will Entschlaffen, Muss der Krieg uns Frieden schaffen, Guter Gott, wend ab die Straffen" [Who ever wants to pass on love must create peace from war. Good God, turn away punishment] above a birdseye view of formations of the troops. Details in print are numbered 1-21 or identified by letters AA-HH and M-Z. Key wanting.
Title from caption above image on item.
Date from title.
Not the same as VD17 1:622759Z
VD17 VD17 1:721194C
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 110.
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 110.
Original album; Purchase; 1950.
Formerly: PR13 CN1950:R01. Originals were housed in blind-tooled morocco album 11 x 17 in. Original binding in P&P Suppl. Archives.

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01/01/1673
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