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Serenissimus Princeps Carolus D.G.Angliae, Scotiae, & Hiberniae Rex etc.

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    P,2.37

  • Title (object)

    • Serenissimus Princeps Carolus D.G.Angliae, Scotiae, & Hiberniae Rex etc.
  • Description

    Portrait of Charles I; half length, to the left; wearing large brimmed hat and cloak with Garter star; Westminster and Whitehall in the background; after van Dyck; in oval frame supported by two dragons on pedestal with coat of arms below.
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1660-1700
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 257 millimetres
    • Width: 168 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title on pedestal, followed by six lines of Dutch, signed by Jan Zoet, beginning "Myn Distel wierd ge-knot, myn Roos ver dronck in Bloed...". Below "Ant: van Dyck pinxit / I. Zoet".
  • Curator's comments

    Lettering below pedastal trimmed, for example see: 1861,0413.537
    Also created for Charles II: 1848,0911.325

    Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 115 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CI)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    P,2.37

Portrait of Charles I; half length, to the left; wearing large brimmed hat and cloak with Garter star; Westminster and Whitehall in the background; after van Dyck; in oval frame supported by two dragons on pedestal with coat of arms below.  Etching and engraving

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Portrait of Charles I; half length, to the left; wearing large brimmed hat and cloak with Garter star; Westminster and Whitehall in the background; after van Dyck; in oval frame supported by two dragons on pedestal with coat of arms below. Etching and engraving

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