Charles the First King of Great Britain

Charles the First King of Great Britain

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Description
Engraving after painting by Anthony van Dyck once in the Drawing Room at Houghton Hall, Norfolk, England. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg. Print removed from George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 2. Marsh probably wrote the numeral 67 in pencil in the lower right corner. This plate was first published in 1716 and reprinted for the The Houghton Gallery series. Paired with portrait of Queen Henrietta Maria. A mezzotint after this painting was included in vol. 1 of Marsh's set. See 1978.0534.02.79.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
Other Terms
Print; Intaglio; Engraving
Date made
1778
engraver
Gunst, Pieter Stevens van
original artist
Van Dyck, Anthony
publisher
Boydell, John
Boydell, Josiah
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 52.75 cm x 33.25 cm; 20 25/32 in x 13 3/32 in
ID Number
1978.0534.03.69
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.03.69
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
British Royalty
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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