1679 Portrait of Leonhard Holzhalb by Conrad Meyer
Original Copperplate Engraving
Leonhard Holzhalb (1553-1617) was a Zürich Businessman who became the town mayor (Bürgermeister) in 1609. He negotiated several important agreements between the city of Zurich and France and Italy.
Txt: Dn: Leonhardus Holzhalbius – Illustris Reip. Tigurinae Consul, Archistrate Patria Pater
Conrad Meyer fecit 1679.
Engraving by the well-known Swiss Artist and engraver Conrad Meyer (1618-1689)
Condition: Cut to edge of image and mounted against a second sheet of old paper. Age toning, a few light creases and spots.
Dimensions: 6 X 9.5 inches (15 X 24 cm)