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The Marriage of the King 1625: P.11741-R(1)

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Marriage of the King 1625
The Reign of Charles I

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Mynde, James
Publisher: Bowles, Thomas II

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

by Unknown

Dating

18th Century
Circa 1728 CE - Circa 1752 CE

Note

Thomas Bowles's first series of prints of the life of Charles I was published in 1728, by some printmakers who were brought over from the Continent (or perhaps executed in Paris), after several paintings by various artists including Pieter Angellis, Louis Chéron, Joseph Parrocel and Jean Raoux. This is a copy of the series, published by the same men. The plates are the same height as those in the original set but slightly narrower. They have the titles at the top of the plate and a description of the event at the bottom, in English only (the originals had a description in English and French, divided into two columns). The publication details only appear on the first print of the set. The printmakers' names only appear on some of the plates.

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Engraving
Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11741-R(1)
Primary reference Number: 170023
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 7 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The Marriage of the King 1625" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170023 Accessed: 2024-02-26 04:34:55

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170023 |title=The Marriage of the King 1625 |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-02-26 04:34:55|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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