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Eight illustrations to William Robertson's 'History of the Reign of Emperor Charles V' (Cadell & Davies, London, 1799); some with plaques for the titles; after Stothard; pasted to the same album sheet, along with one other.
Frontispiece, Vol. III; 'The Peace of Cambray, conducted betwen [sic] Margaret of Austria & Louisa Mother of Francis I'; the two women seated facing each other at a table, the one on the right signing a paper with a quill; by Saunders.
Vol. III, Page 95; 'The entry of Charles V, into Tunis, after his defeat, of Barbarossa'; the Emperor on horseback holding a lance upright, approaching a city gate with a portcullis on the right, while townsfolk fall at his feet begging mercy; by Summerfield.
Vol. III, Page 378; 'The Landgrave of Hesse before the Emperor, at Hall in Saxony'; the Emperor seated on the left holding orb and sceptre, looking at the nobleman kneeling before him; by Thomson.
Frontispiece, Vol. IV; 'The Treaty of Passau'; the Emperor, in the left foreground, with other nobles, standing in a semicircle around a table under an arch, on which is placed an open book.
Vol. IV, Page 186; 'Charles V resigns his Crown to his Son Philip'; the Emperor standing supported by a nobleman, looking down at his son who kneels on the left, pressing his father's hand against his forehead, to the acclaim of the crowds; by Rothwell; touched, unfinished proof.
The same, finished and lettered.
Vol. IV, Page 209; 'Charles V at St. Justus'; the Emperor standing in a garden, leaning on a stick, holding a piece of fruit and talking to the gardener, who kneels with a potted plant on the right; by Rothwell; touched proof before letters.
The same; finished and lettered.
Etching and engraving
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Height: 110 millimetres (images with plaque, approx.)
Height: 93 millimetres (images without plaques, approx.)
Width: 70 millimetres (images, approx.)
- Curator's comments
- Included in the third volume of Balmanno's collection of Stothard's work in BM P&D. See 1849,0721.1 for more information.
- Not on display
- Associated events
Associated Event: Treaty of Cambrai 1529
Associated Event: Conquest of Tunis 1535
- Associated titles
Associated Title: History of the Reign of Emperor Charles V
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