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Peter Stent (1637-1665) after Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677)
King Charles I (1600-1649)
Etching with engraving, Circa 1640's
Plate possibly engraved by Richard Gaywood (active circa 1644 - 1677)
On laid paper
Dimensions: 15 cm x 9.5 cm (image); 15.3 cm x 10.1 cm (plate); 32.3 x 19.4 cm (sheet (approx.))
Portrait of Charles I, bust length, wearing lace collar with an ermine cope beneath and with the Garter Collar and Great George. Lettered beneath the image with the title "Charles par la grace de Dieu Roy de la grande Bretaigne, &c." and "P. Stent excudit".
See BM 1870,0514.275; NPG D26351 and Royal Collection RCIN 601659
Printed with very full margins on a sheet of laid paper with an unidentified watermark. One rough edge (to the right side of the sheet).