beautiful engraving, whats it based on?

wondering if anyone can pin point a historical model this engravign seems to be based on?? im doing a whole project on statues and id like to set all the plaques and engravings myself in the best matches possible.... but im struggling with identifying the closet matches.


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http://www.typophile.com/node/18067

To identify, we need to be able to see as much as possible WITHOUT having to scroll...

For the first image: Sabon, Legacy Serif.
For the second: Simoncini Garamond, Weiss, Sabon.