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Don Luigi De Gusman Ponze Di Leone Gent. Della Cama. S. M. Catta. Del Suo Conso. Di Stato Capo. Della Guardia Spaga. Governetore Et Cap. Generale Dello Stato Di Milano Aka Luis De Guzmán Ponce De Leon ( Original Antique Engraving From Historia Di Leopoldo Cesare, Continente Le Cose Piu Memorabili Successe In Europa, Dal 1656 Fino Al 1670.
[Circa 1670-1674]: Giovanni. Battista Hacque/ Hacque, Johann Baptist (?), 1670. 1st Edition 1st Printing. No Binding. Very Good. Original Engraving By Durello After A Drawing By Cesare Fiori. Original Engraving, Circa 1670, Engraved By Simon Durello After A Drawing By Cesare Fiori. Apparently A Leaf From A Collection Of Portraits. Part Of A Large Collection Of Original Antique Engravings Formed By A Southern California Artist In The Early To Middle Twentieth Century. Each Plate Has Small Glue Marks On Reverse Where They Were Tipped In To An Album. Luis De Guzmán Ponce De Leon ( 1603 - 1668 ) Was A Spanish General And Politician , Count Of Villaverde. He Was The Second Son Of Luis Ponce De León, Marquis Of Zara, And His Wife Victoria De Toledo, Daughter Of Viceroy Pedro De Toledo, Marquis Of Villafranca. On The Paternal Side He Was Nephew Of The Iii Duke Of Arcos, Rodrigo Ponce De Leon (1545-1630). He Began His Military Career In Valtellina As A Captain In 1625 And During The Reconquest Of Genoa After The French Attacks. On September 20, 1629 He Obtained A License To Be Able To Set Up His Own Infantry Regiment In The Kingdoms Of Andalusia And Murcia . After Attending Special Courses That Completed His Military Training,In 1630 He Set Off For Lombardy Where He Took Part In The Second Siege Of Casale Monferrato . The Following Year He Moved To Flanders For The "Camino Español" And Was Placed Under The Orders Of The Marquis Of Santa Cruz, Joined By The Italian Condottiers Andrea Cantelmo And Giambattista Panigarola . He Took Part In The Clashes In Bruges , In The Palatinat … [Click Below for Full Description]
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