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POTENTISSIMO AC SERENISSIMO CAROLO II. DEI GRATIA MAGNÆ BRITANNIÆ. FRANCIÆ ET / HIBERNIÆ REGI. FIDEI DEFENSORI etc:: P.10923-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

POTENTISSIMO AC SERENISSIMO CAROLO II. DEI GRATIA MAGNÆ BRITANNIÆ. FRANCIÆ ET / HIBERNIÆ REGI. FIDEI DEFENSORI etc:
Charles II, King on England, on horseback

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown
Publisher: Allard, Hugo
Printmaker: Hollar, Wenceslaus (After)

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Description

Engraved equestrian portrait of Charles II. The etched view of Greenwich underneath the horse's belly is based on Hollar's 1637 "Long view of Greenwich" (Parthey/Pennington 977), which shows the future Royal Observatory (left), the Queen's House (centre) and the City of London in the distance.

Notes

History note: From the William Salt collection [Lugt 2259a]; P&D. Colnaghi & Co. sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], May 1934.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934) by Charrington, John

Techniques used in production

Engraving
Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.10923-R
Primary reference Number: 160133
Pennington: 977 (for background)
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 2259a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 24 October 2019 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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