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King Henry VI, holding a sceptre and a book. Etching by J. Bretherton after T. Orde, 17--.

  • Orde, Thomas, Baron Bolton, 1746-1807.
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[between 1700 and 1799]
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570195i
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Henry VI as founder of King's College Cambridge

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [between 1700 and 1799]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving and stipple ; platemark 41 x 33.8 cm

Lettering

Henricus VI fundator. To the Provost, Vice-Provost, Fellows & Scholars of Kings College in the University of Cambridge, this portrait of their royal founder engraved after a drawing taken from the original painting on glass in the magnificent chapel of the College is humbly inscribed by their obed.t humble serv.t J. Bretherton ; Mr. Orde del. ; J. Bretherton fecit.

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Wellcome Library no. 570195i

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