12 June 2009
OLLMÜTZ 1740 -- Beschreibung Dess Solennen Einzugs Welchen... Der Herr... Jacobus Ernestus... Bischoff zu Ollmütz... den 20. April 1740 in der... Haubt-Stadt Ollmütz in Mähren... gehalten haben. Ollmütz: Frantz Anton Hirnle, 1740.
2o (299 x 194 mm). 3 engraved plates (2 folding). Contemporary green and gilt "Brokatpapier" wrappers decorated with birds, bees, urns and grapes among floral ornaments (chipping to spine). Provenance: Franz Carl von Clary and Aldringen (ownership inscription on title).
Celebrating the entry of JAKOB ERNST VON LIECHTENSTEIN-KASTELKORN (1690-1747 since 1739 Bishop of Olmütz), into Olmütz. In 1743 Jakob Ernst crowned Maria Theresa in Prague, Queen of Bohemia. Drugulin 4279.
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