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PRINT

Title

The Life of William III

Object Name

Engraving

Maker

Adr. Schoonbeck (Primary maker)
Adr. Schoonbeck (maker)

Date Made

17th century
17th century

Place Made

Netherlands: Amsterdam
Amsterdam

Description

Full page Williamite Print depicting King James alighting from a grounded boat with men on the beach hurling themselves out of its way. The inscription in French refers to him being 'thrown by a storm to Faversham in Kent', where he was maltreated and robbed on 23 December 1688. The print is bound in a book containing 95 engravings depicting the life of William III.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.709.28

Copyright

National Museums NI