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'Rob Devereux, Earl of Essex, 1601', 1784. Creator: Unknown.

'Rob Devereux, Earl of Essex, 1601', 1784. Creator: Unknown.

2-709-715 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'Rob Devereux, Earl of Essex, 1601', 1784. Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, (1565-1601), English nobleman and favourite of Elizabeth I. Put under house arrest following a poor campaign in Ireland during the Nine Years' War in 1599. In 1601, he led an abortive coup d'état against the government and was executed for treason. From "The History of England" by Paul de Rapin-Thoyras. [Harrison, London, England]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580040285
  1. 2-709-715
  1. 2709715

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4610x6701
File Size : 30168kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Subject
  1. Robert Devereux: British, English: Nobleman
People Related
  1. Paul de Rapin: French: Historian, writer, author
  2. John Harrison: British: Printer and publisher
  3. Queen Elizabeth I: British: Queen
Medium
  1. Engraving
Picture Type
  1. Portrait

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