1884 antique original folio stipple engraving Holbein’s famous Court portraits 135 years old stunning rendition of Thomas Earl of Surrey Professionally Framed in hand painted frame with mat. 22,25" X 18.5"

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Beautiful authentic antique lithograph of Hans Holbein classical portrait of Thomas Earl of Surrey

About 135 years old

Framed in hand painted antique frame 22,25" X 18.5"

We recently closed our gallery of rare antique books and prints, original signed art, rare textiles and unique hand painted frames, some of the prints and art framed, some not, and all our artwork and antique prints are now available to the public here  


Original colored folio stipple engraving of one of Holbein’s famous Court portraits 

Hans Holbein classical portrait of Thomas Earl of Surrey


135 years old


Framed professionally in a hand painted frame by artist with a granite finish and with 1 high quality acid free mat. 


 Authentic folio plate is 14 3/8” x 10 ¾”


Finished size with frame: 22 1/4” x 18 ½”


Was marked $450.00 in our store but greatly reduced here now that we closed our Art gallery doors.


This stunning framed Hans Holbein classical portrait of Thomas Earl of Surrey, around 135 years old, and was published in London by John Chamberlaine (Keeper of the King’s Drawings and Medals and Fellow of the Society of Artists) in 1884  in the “Collection of His Majesty for the Portraits of Illustrious Persons of the Court of Henry VII”.  This plate designed after a drawing by Holbein is a stipple engraving engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi and printed on fine wove paper. Bartolozzi (1727-1815), historical Engraver to his Majesty George III, perfected the art of stipple engraving, he was one of the finest engravers ever, and in 1768 was a foundation member of the Royal Academy in London.


Please inspect everything carefully to be satisfied as this is too costly for us to ship back and forth out of pocket, just for a look and we cannot refund either shipping. 


The frame is vintage as we did not want to use a brand new frame around a Victorian plate.


Please inspect everything carefully to be satisfied as this is purposely not a brand new frame. 


We try to locate antique or vintage frames for all our antique prints as they show much better that way.

We also carry loose original prints 300 years old or less in great condition such as: Albin, Audubon, Baron, Barraband, Bertuch, Brodtmann, Brown, Buffon, Cassel, Curtis, Cuvier, Donovan, Edwards, Fitch, Frisch, Grandville, Harrison, Walter Hood, Latham, Linden, Linnaeus, Loddiges, Martinet, McKenney, Morris, Munting, Redoute, Reinchenbachia, Schreber, Schubert, Selby, Shaw and Nodder, Van Geel, Warner, etc...



Again, we closed our art store of antique prints and custom frames as well as our store of rare artifacts from around the world and we will now sell them direct here by listing them regularly. We have 1000's of antique prints and it will take a while to do so, so if you are interested in prints from the names above or others since I did not have time to list them all, please let us know.