Anonymous

[Original etching/ets] Life of King James II of England; Jacobus II van Engeland, 1690.

Bust portrait of King James II of England in a laurel wreath flanked by two allegorical figures, surrounded by 10 scenes from his life, including his birth, fleeing at the age of fifteen disguised as a woman to the Netherlands and Paris, his coronation and arrival in France, being received in France. Under each scene a short caption in Dutch.

Etching on laid paper, trimmed within the platemark; total: 279 x 401 mm; mounted onto cardboard; frayed at the bottom and left margin, darkening at the edges. Without the accompanying sheet with text entitled ‘ ‘t Leven en Bedryf van Jacobus de Tweede Koning van Engelant’, 1690. Muller 2749.

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