Michel de Montaigne (1533-c1595) one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre



Engraved by C. E. Wagstaff for ‘Knight’s Gallery of Portraits’ edited by Charles Knight, London 1836.

Steel engraving
Digital image size 2417 x 2869 px
20.5 cm x 24.3 cm (300 dpi)