Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales. O Dea Certe.No longer shall ye widow'd Land bemoan, A broken Lineage, and a doubtful Throne...Already for th'Illustrious Youths complain, And pity Monarchs doom'd to sigh in vain. Addison. And God said I will bless her, and she shall be a Mother of Nations: Kings of people shall be of her. Gen: Cap.17. v.16
Engraving with very large margins, scarce. Plate 209 x 166mm (8¼ x 6½"). Publication line scratched, creases in margins.
Queen Caroline (1683-1737), Queen of George II, as Princess of Wales. Her parents died whilst she was still a child and she spent her early life in Berlin before marrying Prince George of Hanover in 1705.
Provenance: Heritage Hexham.
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