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'King Charles The Second', (mid 19th century). Creator: William Finden.

'King Charles The Second', (mid 19th century). Creator: William Finden.

2-704-326 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'King Charles The Second', (mid 19th century). Portrait of Charles II (1630-1685), King of England, Scotland and Ireland, wearing a suit of armour. After the execution of his father, Charles I, in 1649 during the English Civil War, Charles went into exile. After the death of Oliver Cromwell and the fall of the Protectorate in 1659 a restoration of the monarchy was negotiated and Charles made a triumphal entry into London on 29 May 1660, his birthday. 'From the original of Sir Peter Lely, in the collection of The Most Noble The Marquis of Hertford'. [John Tallis & Company, London & New York]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580030025
  1. 2-704-326
  1. 2704326

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 2295x2993
File Size : 20124kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. William Finden, attributed to: British: Artist, printmaker, engraver
After
  1. Peter Lely: British: Artist, painter, draughtsman
Subject
  1. King Charles II: British: King of Great Britain and Ireland
People Related
  1. John Tallis & Company: British: Publishers, publishing company
Medium
  1. Engraving
Picture Type
  1. Portrait

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