[King Charles I and his three sons.]
Etching, very rare, sheet 265 x 215mm. 10½ x 8½". Trimmed to plate and tipped into album page. Horizontal crease.
Charles I (1600 - 1649) in robe and armour, holding his sceptre wearing a crown on his head, standing in the centre with his three sons. They are the future monarchs Charles II (1630 - 1685) and James II (1633 - 1701, a hawk or falcon on his hand), and Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1640 - 1660). Each portrait is captioned in Latin below. Numbered '46' lower right. An 18th century reissue on laid paper of a very rare 17th century print, published by Carington Bowles (1724 - 1793).
[Ref: 14709] £280.00