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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 showing a courtly scene with James II greeting Queen Mary, while a richly-dressed central figure [possibly Louis Phillippe] gestures to a fine horse. The sinister figure of a priest is visible in the left foreground. The inscription in French refers to ' King James being received by his wife the Queen andall the court of France at St Germain en Laye 26 July'. The print is numbered '10' 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.W2012.709.67

Copyright

National Museums NI