Schlacht zwischen Dem Fürsten Von Siebenburg vnd Sinan Bassa mit Eroberung Tergouist und Bogerist vndd Hirgro, Den 22. October Anno 1595
Print shows the battle of Targoviste between the troops of Michael the Brave, the Prince of Siebenburgen (Transylvania) and Sinan Pasha of the Ottoman Empire in October, 1595. Picture shows a tent encampment outside the walled city of Targoviste and scenes of battle including firing a cannon and soldiers with pikes advancing behind an officer on horseback. Sections of the picture are numbered 1-12 to identify roles or activities. Key to the numbers is not given in the picture.
Title from image cartouche on item.
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 3.
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 3.
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.