Ruler Captain Middle East Tartary c.1570 Dutch de Nicolay Turkish ethnic printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Boluch Ballis (Woluch Wallis?) Capiteyn ouer 100 Janitseren.
(Ethnic- cultural Middle East- Turkey in Europe and Asia)
Issued c.1570, after Nicolas de Nicolay, likely Holland. Likely printed for a rare Dutch version of Les Navigations et Voyages.
Rare antique 16th century woodcut (copper engraved?) ethnic type print.
Print mounted long ago to larger backing sheet, light scattered browning from old glue, still with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Rare printed image of this now vanished type.
Print sheet measures c. 7 1/4"H x 5"W.
Printed area measures c. 6 1/4"H x 4 3/8"W.