Katharina von Medici / Catherine de’ Medici (copper engraving)


Catherine de' Medici, Queen consort of France from 1547 until 1559, as the wife of King Henry II of France


Catherine de’ Medici, Queen consort of France from 1547 until 1559, as the wife of King Henry II of France


Technique:

copper engraving

Artist:

Friedrich Wilhelm Bollinger (“Bollinger k. (?) Berlin 97. (?)”)

Date:

1797 (?), taken from a calender originally published in 1800

Original Size:

c. 6 cm × 5,5 cm, page c. 10,5 cm × 6 cm

Original title/description:

Katharina von Medici,
Königinn von Frankreich
Wittwe des K. Heinrich II.

Catherine de Medicis,
Reine de France,
Veuve du Roi Henry II.

Source:

taken from:

Historisch=genealogischer Kalender auf das Gemein=Jahr 1800. Berlin, bei Johann Friedrich Unger [1799].


Original sheet / original presentation (click to enlarge)


Catherine de' Medici, Queen consort of France from 1547 until 1559, as the wife of King Henry II of France (original sheet / original presentation)


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