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Guillaume Henry par le grace de Dieu, Prince d’Orange, et de Nassau

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philippe, Pierre II the younger (engraver)
    Ragueneau, Abraham, born 1623 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.3404-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 35

Physical description

Print, three-quarter-length portrait of William III when a boy, wearing the badge of the Order of the Gater, holding a truncheon and resting his left arm on a plumed helmet. In the background is a hilly landscape and a formal garden.

Place of Origin

France (printed)

Date

late 17th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Philippe, Pierre II the younger (engraver)
Ragueneau, Abraham, born 1623 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Guillaume Henry par le grace de Dieu, Prince d’Orange, et de Nassau, Comte de Catzenelleboge, Vianden, Diets, Lingen, Meurs, Bueren, Leerdam, etc. Marquis de Vere et de Flessingue, Seigneur & Baron de Breda &c. / A Raguenau pinxit. P. Philippe sculpsit'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 37.1 cm, Width: 33.3 cm

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of William III when Prince of Orange, engraving by Pierre Philippe after Abraham Ragueneau, late 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.
Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris. É Bouillon, 1854-1908.
O'Donoghue, Freeman. British Museum: Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits. London: Printed by order of the Trustees, 1908-25.
Someren, Jan Frederik van. Beschrijvende catalogus van gegraveerde portretten van Nederlanders. Amsterdam: F. Muller, 1888-91. 3 v.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Helmet; Child; Landscape; Truncheon; Garden; Boy; Prince

Categories

Portraits; Prints; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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