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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1948,0315.10.17

  • Description

    Portrait of Philip II; whole length, on horseback, to the left; wearing tall hat and ruff, and cape holding sceptre; on a hill, with coastal scene with ships in background; in architectural frame
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 17thC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 260 millimetres
    • Width: 161 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered "PHILIPPUS II D.G. HISPANIARUM, INDIARUM ETC: REX: Mediol Brabant Geld etc Dux: Flandriae, Hollandiae et Zeelandiae Comes Anno 1559 inferiorem Germaniam Margaretae Sorori gubernandam commisit", and "Cum Privilegio Ord: Foed".
        Printed in letterpress on sheet below platemark, four lines of German description, "Philippus der II...Niederlanden anbesohlen".
  • Location

    Not on display (Marx Pennant 10 17)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1948

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1948,0315.10.17

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