Antique Prints of Frederick the Great

Friedrich der Grosse ( Frederick the Great) was born 1712 in Berlin. He died 1786 in Potsdam.

From 1740 to 1786 he was king of Prussia.

Also prints of Frederick Wilhelm III.

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Friedrich II. Koenig von Preussen

„Friedrich II. Koenig von Preussen". ( King Frederick the Great of Prussia). (1712 - 1786).

Steel engraving by Lazerus Gottlieb Sichling. Ca. 1850.

High quality engraving. Clean!

15 x 12.5 cm (5.9 x 4.9"). Platemark to platemark.

$ 80.00

Order Nr. PORTRAIT9705

Joseph II and Friedrich II
zu Neisse 1769.

Copper engraving ca 1780.

13 x 8.7 cm ( 5.1 x 3.4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84022

Friedrich des Zweiten Ankunft im Elisium

(Allen wahren verehrern dieses grossen Monarchen gewidmet von Johann Andreas Kunze)


Frederick the Great of Prussia arrives in Elysium shortly after his death and meets his own anc estors and other historic personalities such as Plato, Alexander the Great, Ceasar, Louis XVI., Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, Hans-Joachim von Zieten, while Charon in his boat on the paradisical side of the Styx, looks curiously on the high ranking assembly.

Copper etching by Bartholomaeus Huebner after the drawing by G.W. Hoffmann.

Dated: Basel, 1788.

Nearly flawless. Wide margins.

38 x 51 cm (15 x 20")

$ 1250.00

Order Nr. FRIERICH84021

"Koenig Wilhelm besucht mit seiner Familie die Grabmaeler des Koenigs Friedrich Wilhelm III
und der Koenigen Luise von Preussen"

Wood engraving published 1880. Text on reverse side about Frech influence of the German language.

Very minor signs of age and use.

Image: 9 x 16 cm ( 3.5 x 6.2")
Page size: 17 x 24 cm ( 6.6 x 9.4")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH253815

"Friedrich der Grosse und Doris Ritter"

Dorothea Elisabeth (Doris) Ritter (1714-1762) was a music friend in Friedrich's youth.
She later had a life of tragedy.

Wood engraving by Franz Kollarz, 1879. On the reverse side is unrelated
text. Overall light natural age tonng.

Image, 32 x 23,5 cm ( 12.5 x 9.2")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH255058

"Friedrich II. nach der Schlacht bei Leuthen"

Lithograph after the drawing by Georg Balder (1810-1882)

Printed by Orell Füssli & Cie. Zuerich, ca. 1845

Few traces of age and use in wide margins.

17,6 x 13 cm (ca. 7 x 5.1")

$ 50.00

Order Nr.FRIEDRICH247352

Friedrich II. nach der Schlacht bei Collin

"Friedrich II. nach der Schlacht bei Collin"

Lithograph after the drawing by Georg Balder (1810-1882)

Printed by Orell Füssli & Cie. Zuerich, ca. 1845

Few traces of age and use in wide margins.

17,6 x 13 cm (ca. 7 x 5.1")

$ 50.00

Order Nr.FRIEDRICH247351

"Friedrich in Sanssouci (1750)"

The so-called „Tafelrunde" of Prussian King Friedrich II in the chateau „Sanssocous" in the year 1750.

Mezzotintof the highest quality by F. Werner after the painting by Adolf von Menzel (1815 - 1905). Berlin, 1850

Host is King Friedrich II. (facing center and turning to his most distinguished guest: Voltaire, who is engaging in a conversation across the table with Count Algarotti. Between Friedrich and Voltaire: General Christoph Ludwig von Stille. On the far left: Lord Marshall George Keith. On the King's right: Jean-Baptiste de Boyer Marquis d'Argens. Next to him to the right: Count Francesco Algarotti, Field Marshall James Keith, Count Friedrich von Rothenburg and Julien Offray de La Mettrie. The only unidentified person is facing away of the beholder on the left side.

Menzel's painting was destroyed by fire in 1945.

Light age toning. Minor foxing spots in margins. Lower left corner has small round colliector's dry stamp. Otherwise very good condition.

56 x 47.2 cm (22 x 18.6")

$ 1200.00

Order Nr.FRIEDRICH234920

"Abendtafel in Sanssouci"

In Farbe gedruckte Zincographie

nach dem Gemälde von Georg Marschall (1871-1956)

Erschienen in "Moderne Kunst" Berlin, 1902


Dinner in Chateau Sanssouci

Lithograph from a zinc plate. Printed in color

Published in "Moderne Kunst". Berlin, 1902


King Frederick II of Prussia on the right. His guests from left to right:

General Hans Joachim von Zeiten - Minister Ewald Friedrich von Herzberg - General Lieutenant Anton von Krockow - George Keith Lord Marshall - Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens - philosophier Christian Wolff

Minimal traces of age and use. Centerfold has been backed up in the low part of the print. 25,4 x 50 cm (ca. ca. 10 x 19.7")

$ 150.00

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH246011

"Denkmal Friedrich des Grossen in Berlin"

Farblithographie bei Mercier & Loeillot. Berlin, 1851

Lithograph printed in color in Berlin, 1851

The monumental statue is the work of Christian Daniel Rauch (1777-1857, inaugurated May 31, 1851

Der "Alte Fritz" als monumentales Reiterstandbild in preussischer Uniform und Dreispitz.

Conditio: Very good with dry stamp. Ample margins.

Erhaltungszustand: Sehr gut. Breite Margen

Mit Trochenstempel. Einblattdruck des Verlegers.

Measurenets within border line: 28 x 22,8 cm (ca. 11 x 9")

$ 160.00

Order Nr. BERLIN243788

The following wood engravings were printed in color 1895 in Berlin. They show many aspects of Friedrich's life.

Price per print $ 35.00.

Kronprinz Friedrich zu seiner Lieblingsschwester Wilhelmine, welche ihn bittet, mit ihr zu spielen: Gut trommeln ist mir lieber als spielen und lieber als Blumen.

17.6 x 25.1 cm (6.9 x 9.9'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84001


Kriegsgericht zu Koepenick.
General Major von Buddenbrock...

November 1730

18 x 24.9 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84002


Kronprinz Friedrich in der Gefangenschaft zu Kuestrin.

18.1 x 24.9 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84003


In den Jahren 1736 bis zu seiner Thronbesteigung 1740 weilte Friedrich meist in Rheinsberg...

19 x 25 cm (7.5 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84004


Im Kriegsjubel von Hohenfriedberg.

17.9 x 25 cm (7 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84005


Gebet des alten Dessauer vor der Schlacht bei Kesselsdorf.

18 x 24.9 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84006


Prinz Heinrich in der Schlacht bei Prag.

18 x 25 c m (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84007


Am Abend von Kollin.

19.1 x 24.8 cm (7.5 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84008


Ueberfall von Gotha.

17.8 x 24.9 cm (7 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84009


Der preussische Gesandte Freiherr von Plotho.

18 x 24.9 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84010


Der Koenig entgeht am Abend der Schlacht von Leuthen.

18 x 25.1 cm (7.1 x 9.9'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84011


Naechtlicher Ueberfall durch die Oesterreicher unter Feldmarschall Daun bei Hochkirch.

17.9 x 24.8 cm (7 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84012


Schlacht bei Kunersdorf.

18.3 x 25 cm (7.2 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84013


Koenig Friedrich II.

18 x 24.8 (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84014


Koenig Friedrich auf dem Marsche durch die Lausitz. 1760.

19 x 24.8 cm (7.5 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84015


Im Lager von Bunzelwitz.

17.9 x 25 cm (7 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84016


Friedrich der Grosse in seinen letzten Lebenstagen auf der Terrasse zu Sanssouci in der Sonne sitzend.

18.2 x 25.2 cm (7.2 x 9.9'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84017


Friedrich des Grossen Gerechtigkeitsliebe.

18 x 24.9 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84018


Friedrich der Grosse und sein Leibross.

18.1 x 24.8 cm (7.1 x 9.8'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84019


Der alte Fritz.

18.2 x 25.1 cm (7.2 x 9.9'')

Order Nr. FRIEDRICH84020

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Portraits M-R

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