Category Archives: Austrian

Leopold II Holy Roman Emperor, King of Hungary & Bohemia, Archduke of Austria 1741-1790


Holy Roman Emperor from August 1765 and sole ruler of the Habsburg lands from November 1780 until his death. He was the eldest son of Empress Maria Theresa and her husband, Emperor Francis I, and the brother of Marie Antoinette, Maria Carolina of Austria and Maria Amalia, Duchess of Parma.
Artist Martin Engelbrecht 1684-1756
Engraver: Christian Wilhelm Engelbrecht
Size 29 x 18 cm

Price £28.00

Ref:3540

Wilhelm, Count of Schaumburg-Lippe-Bückeburg 1724-1777

Born Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst Graf zu Schaumburg-Lippe-Bückeburg, was a German ruler of the County of Schaumburg-Lippe-Bückeburg, an important military commander in the Seven Years’ War, Generalfeldzeugmeister of the Electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg, a British field marshal and grandson of King George I.

Engraver: John Michael

Price £28.00

Ref.3525

Friedrich Sigmund Graf von Schärffenberg, 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 Neuhäusel 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