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Eigentliche Abbildung dess herrlichen Sigs welchen die Keyserische vnnd Bayrische Armata dem von Halberstatt vnderhalb Franckfurt nechst bey Högst den 20. Junij diss 1622. Jahrs glücklich erhalten

Eigentliche Abbildung dess herrlichen Sigs welchen die Keyserische vnnd Bayrische Armata dem von Halberstatt vnderhalb Franckfurt nechst bey Högst den 20. Junij diss 1622. Jahrs glücklich erhalten

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Print shows birds-eye view of the battlefield and troop formations along the Main River between Frankfurt and Höchst during the Battle of Höchst on June 22, 1622 and shows the troops of Dutch Commander Jean T'Serclaes de Tilly pursuing the army of Christian the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg.
Title from caption at top of item. Sixteen lines of verse in German in caption below image.
Engraving by Wilhelm Peter Zimmermann.
VD17 VD17 12:667942L
Paas, J.R. German political broadsheet, 1600-1700 Vol. 4, P-954
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 19.
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 19.
Slightly cropped negative - LC-USZ62-57767
Whole sheet - LC-USZ62-67056.
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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01/01/1622
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frankfurt am main
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