15739

SATIRE ON THE DEATH OF THE HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR

The European Mourners : or, the Emperor’s Funeral. With Belleille’s Progress to Captivity.

Published
(London) Bickham Mays Buildings Covent Garden where may be had 30 more different sorts.

Description
Broadside, oblong folio, engraved , published by George Bickham Junior, later hand colouring, very good copy printed one side as issued.

£350.00

SKU: 15739

Product Description

A Satire on the death of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles VII with its consequences to the War of Austrian Succession. The satire is that after four years of war “Nothing has Changed”!! BM. No. 2619. The second state as listed in BM with nothing printed just before “1745”