Utrecht, Holland. L. E. Bosch en Zoon. 1868.
First Edition. A color portrait gallery with biographical commentary picturing and describing twenty-seven famous Dutch men and women from the era of Frederik Hendrik, sovereign Prince of Orange and stadtholder from 1625 to 1647. Volume contains all twenty-seven handsome full-page color lithographic portraits by Herman Ten Kate and W. P. Hoevenaar, each approximately 12 x 9 inches, in very good clean condition overall. Text in Dutch. Volume itself is shaken with boards loose and spine no longer present. An attractive and engaging gallery featuring eminent personages such as Rembrandt van Rijn, Paulus Potter, Anna Maria van Schurman, Bartholomeus van der Helst, and many others. WorldCat indicates only one US library holds the volume. Item #53767