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Henricus V. Angliæ et Franciæ Rex. Dominus Hiberniæ / Baziliologia, a Booke of Kings

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1921,0222.60

  • Title (object)

    • Henricus V. Angliæ et Franciæ Rex. Dominus Hiberniæ

    Title (series)

    • Baziliologia, a Booke of Kings
  • Description

    Portrait of Henry V, half length in an oval, wearing crown, robes, and chain, and holding orb and sword; heraldic devices in spandrils. 1618, this state 1628 (London, Thomas Geele, 1630)
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1628
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 174 millimetres
    • Width: 110 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title around oval, plate number, six lines of description in lower margin beginning 'Henry the V. began his reigne the 20 of March ...', and at bottom, 'Are to be sold by Thomas Geele at the dagger in lumbard street' and 'R. E. sculp'.
  • Curator's comments

    For comment on the series see L,77.1

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 9 bibliographic details
    • Hind 1952-64 II.127.14.III bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1921

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1921,0222.60

Portrait of Henry V, half length in an oval, wearing crown, robes, and chain, and holding orb and sword; heraldic devices in spandrils; plate 14 from the 'Baziliologia, A Booke of Kings, being the true and lively effigies of all our English kings from the Conquest untill this present' (London, Thomas Geele, 1630; first published 1618). 1628  Engraving

Recto

Portrait of Henry V, half length in an oval, wearing crown, robes, and chain, and holding orb and sword; heraldic devices in spandrils; plate 14 from the 'Baziliologia, A Booke of Kings, being the true and lively effigies of all our English kings from the Conquest untill this present' (London, Thomas Geele, 1630; first published 1618). 1628 Engraving

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