Category Archives: Austrian

Friedrich Sigmund Graf von Sch?rffenberg, d.1688

A son of Count Johann Wilhelm from his marriage to Maximiliana Countess Harrach . Count Friedrich Sigmund’s name is closely connected with the memory of Vienna’s rescue from the Turkish danger in 1683 . Count Friedrich Sigmund is one of those generals who left the island of Schütt with the corps of Count Leslie and rushed to the rescue of the afflicted Vienna . Later, in 1684, he witnessed the victories of Waitzen and Pesth and then the first unsuccessful siege of Ofen, where he was wounded. Before Neuh?usel he headed under Caprara1685 the storm and was sent with the news of the fall of the square to the imperial court camp

Size 18 x 15 cm
Price £14.00


Ref:3518

King Charles VI. 1685 – 1740 Holy Roman emperor


Charles VI on horseback, with a view of Vienna
(born Oct. 1, 1685, Vienna, Austria—died Oct. 20, 1740, Vienna), Holy Roman emperor from 1711 and, as Charles III, archduke of Austria and king of Hungary. … From 1704 to 1711 he attempted to impose his rule but succeeded only in Catalonia
Engraver Johann Conrad Reiff (d.1726)

49 x 39 cm inc margin

Price £65.00

Ref:1925a

Ferdinand Joseph, Prince of Dietrichstein 1636-1698

3500
Dietrichstein was the name of a Bohemian and Austrian noble family.
Maximilian von Dietrichstein was created Graf von Dietrichstein 1612 and his uncle Franz Seraph was elevated as Fürst von Dietrichstein zu Nikolsburg 1624. Nikolsburg is now known as Mikulov, Czech Republic

Artist Johann Borcking 1670

Size 25 x 18

Price £40.00

Ref: 3500

Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine

3491
Charles IV 1604-1675,was Duke of Lorraine from 1624 to 1634, when he abdicated under French pressure in favor of his younger brother, Nicholas Francis, and again from 1661 until 1675 (his death).

Artist/Engraver: Johann Christoph Sartorius 1677

Size 33 x 25 cms

Price £28.00

Ref: 3491