12 June 2009
LEEUWARDEN 1620 -- FEDDES, Peter. [Funeral procession of Willem Lodewijk count of Nassau, July 13 in Leeuwarden.] Amsterdam: Claes Janss Visscher, 1620.
2o. 4 engraved sheets joined (392 x 2100 mm). (Laid down, joints reinforced with cloth, some minor repairs.) Modern half vellum portfolio.
The funeral procession of WILLEM LODEWIJK, (1560-1620) Count of Nassau-Dillenburg, who was Count of Nassau-Dillenburg from 1606-1620, and stadtholder of Friesland, Groningen, and Drenthe. The large engraving on four joined sheets is by CLAES JANSS VISSCHER after PETER FEDDES, known as PIETER VAN HARLINGEN. Drugulin 1449; Lipperheide Sd 15.
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