ca. 1745 Elisabeth-Christine of Braunschweig-Wolfenbuettel, Empress of Austria by Martine Engelbrecht Wikimedia

Engelbrecht portrays a colorfully dressed Empress Elisabeth Christine in this print from around 1745. This is an early example of comic book-like illustrations of royal persons, presumably for mass distribution.

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