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    Group of Twenty 1654 Copperplate Illustrations Depicting Medieval Subjects. 7.75 inches x 11.25 inches. These incredible engravings, most engraved by Robert Vaughan, are extracted from Nicholas Upton's Di Studio Militaria, London: R. Norton, 1654.

    More Information: Included is an illustration of Sir William Hotot, an unidentified knight, an unidentified lady of the noble class, and a knight and his valet. The remaining illustrations deal with heraldry devices. Robert Vaughan (1600-1664) was a noted line engraver active in England. He produced portraits, maps, bookplates, and broadsheets. He also had a working knowledge of heraldry as evidenced by several of the engravings in this offering. With the exception of some light scattered foxing these copperplate illustrations are in fine condition.

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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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