- Museum number
Object: His Imperial Majesty, Charles the Fifth, Emperor of Germany, &c. &c.
Series: Fifteen splendid portraits of royal personages
Equestrian portrait of Charles V on the seashore, in armour, directed three-quarters to left but looking to front; an eagle in a stormy sky above, holding a wreath over the king's head; ships in distance at left and centre; after van Dyck's painting, itself after Titian.
Mezzotint with stipple and etching
- Production date
- 1813-1814 (or after)
Height: 407 millimetres
Width: 253 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This series was published as a set in 1816, the prints being dated 1813-14. Another edition was published in 1830.
Lit: Simon Turner, 'Samuel Woodburn', Print Quarterly XX, 2003, pp.131-44 (this plate is listed as no.12 in the appendix).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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