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The departure of William III from Mauritshuis

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1688 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philippe, Pierre II the younger (engraver)
    Toorenvliet, Jacob (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.3195-1960

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Print depicting three carriages driving through a Dutch town, watched by the inhabitants, on the bank of a canal cannons are firing a royal salute; above putti and an allegorical female figure holding coats of arms etc., with three signs of the Zodiac in the upper left corner.

Place of Origin

France (printed)

Date

ca. 1688 (printed)

Artist/maker

Philippe, Pierre II the younger (engraver)
Toorenvliet, Jacob (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'J. T. vilet jn: P. Philippe Sculp.'
Lettered.

'Pag. 34.'
Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm, Width: 39.1 cm

Descriptive line

The departure of William III from Mauritshuis, engraving by Pierre Philippe II after Jacob Toorenvliet, ca. 1689.

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.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Putti; Coat of arms; Town; Cannon; King; Carriages; Scales

Categories

Prints; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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