King Charles the 2nd Landing on the Beach at Dover.From the original Picture in the possession of The Right Honourable the Earl Grosvenor.
Published as the Act directs, by B. West, E. Woollett & J. Hall, London. [n.d. c.1815.]
Copper engraving. 310 x 362mm. 12¼ x 14¼". Trimmed and glued to backing sheet.
Charles II returning to England after exile, on the beach being greeted by General Monk, the Dukes of Gloucester and York, the Earl of Clarendon and Sir John Grenville and others, with Dover Castle in the background. After Benjamin West, American-born painter who succeeded Reynolds as President of the Royal Academy of Arts.
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