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Stock# 49726
Description

Rare view of Krakow, showing the arrival of Archduchess Anne Habsburg on May 28, 1592, who made her state entry into Krakow, amidst great rejoicing, the intended bride of Sigismund III Vasa, then King of Poland.

With this marriage on May 31, 1592, Sigismund became the King of Sweden and utilized this marriage to consolidate power and strengthen his relationship with Austria.

Condition Description
Trimmed and mounted on a larger sheet of old paper.