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A print of Solyman the Magnificent

A framed print of Solyman the Magnificent going to a Mosque in late 19th century birdseye maple frame.

English, 1873. The frame, English, c 1880
One of a set of ink on paper prints from a late 19th century reprint of the book Soyman the Magnificient going to Mosque, from a series of engravings on wood published by Domenico de'Franceschi in Venice in 1563.

The book was found and privately reprinted in Florence and Edinburgh for Sir William Sterling Maxwell in 1873

Sir William Stirling-Maxwell, 9th Baronet KT, of Pollok FRSE DCL LLD (8 March 1818 – 15 January 1878), was a Scottish historical writer and art historian, politician, and virtuoso.

Framed dimensions
Height: 14 1/2 in; 37 cm
Width: 12 3/4 in; 32.5 cm

Price: £1,250

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