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Charles I: P.4169-R

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Current Location: In storage


Charles I
The Headless Horseman


Printmaker: Lombart, Pierre
Painter: Dyck, Anthony van (After)




History note: Craddock & Barnard sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], October 1930.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


The sixth known state of the plate. In previous states the portrrait had been altered from Oliver Cromwell, to Louis XIV, to Cromwell again and then to Charles I. There are numerous changes to the costume from the preceding state and the page-boy has been given a moustache. The border has been strengthened and the coat of arms and lettering changed.

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Components of the work

Paper Height 55.2 cm Width 35.5 cm

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4169-R
Primary reference Number: 168229
Lugt: 572
Layard: VI
Old object number: P.11482-R
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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