George III. King of Great Britain. &c. &c. [&] Charlotte. Queen of Great Britain. &c. &c.
A Pair of Stipples. Sheet size: 250 x 160mm (9¾ x 6¼") each. Cut to platemark at sides.
A pair of stipple portraits after Benjamin West. King George III, bust, directed to right, within an oval. Queen Charlotte, bust, directed to front, looking left, hair dressed up, wearing a pearl necklace and a dress decorated in bows. George III (1738 - 1820) was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of the two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death. On 8 September 1761 in the Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, the King married Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, whom he met on their wedding day. A fortnight later, both were crowned at Westminster Abbey.
[Ref: 36317] £120.00