[Dr. Dorislaus, Assassinated at the Hague May 12, 1649.From an Original Drawing in the Collection of Sir John St. Aubin.]
Engraving, proof before letters. 156 x 115mm. 6¼ x 4½". Trimmed and cut.
Dr Isaac Dorislaus (1595-1649) was an Anglo-Dutch lawyer and diplomat. He assisted in preparing the charge of high treason against Charles I, and, while negotiating an alliance between the Commonwealth and the Dutch Republic, was murdered at the Hague by royalist refugees.
See NPG: D26985 [lettered state].
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