The Jonquera, Catalonia. French engraving. 17th century. Col
The Jonquera, Catalonia. Panorama with the Llobregat river. In the background, the Pyrenees with Panisars crossing, the Pertus and Belgarde Castle. French engraving, made A?a?A?a?during the negotiations of the Spanish-French Pyrenees Treaty, 1659. Colored.
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THOMAS CREECH : classical scholar, noted for his translations of Lucretius &c. Sadly, a growing melancholia - and a thwarted amour - drove him to take his own life. Date: 1659 - 1700
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Exchange of Princesses Anne of Austria and Isabella
Exchange of Princesses Anne of Austria and Isabella of Bourbon in the Isle of Pheasants on the river Bidasoa the November 9, 1615. Work c. 1615 attributed to Pieter van der Meulen. France and Spain signed in the same place the peace of the Pyrenees in 1659. Flemish art. Oil on canvas. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid. Monastery of the Incarnation.
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