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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 William and Mary at the head of a group of nobles, a crowned canopy in the background, and a low cushioned dias in front of them as they are introduced by a courtier with a crowned sceptre. The inscription in French reads 'Their Majesties William III and Mary II are presented to the people as King and Queen of England, France and Ireland'. The print is numbered '12' 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.W2012.709.50

Copyright

National Museums NI