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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 the departure of William III from Hellevoetsluys for England in November 1688. The image features massed fleets and a crowded quayside, with a vignette of provisions and supplies being loaded in the front left of the picture. The inscription in French refers to His Royal Highness and alludes to the port of Hellevoetsluis [sic]. The print is numbered '2' in pencil and 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.W2012.709.38

Copyright

National Museums NI