[The English Parliament in Session; Edward I (?) presiding.]
Etching, sheet 285 x 195mm. 11¼ x 7¾". Trimmed within plate; corner tips chipped and glue-stained.
The King at upper centre seated on a throne, the two Archbishops (of Canterbury and York, their arms above) to his right; seated in the chamber (presumably Westminster Hall) in front of the monarch are (to left) the Bishops, facing (right) assembled aristocracy. Edward I (1239–1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots, was King of England from 1272 to 1307.
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