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Creator:
Thomas Kitchin, 1719–1784, British
after Jan Wyck, ca. 1645–1700, Dutch, active in Britain (from ca. 1664)
Title:

Battle of the Boyne, July 1st 1690

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 17 3/4 × 27 5/8 inches (45.1 × 70.2 cm) and Image: 17 3/8 × 27 5/8 inches (44.1 × 70.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "From the Original in the Collection of the Earl of Leicester | 1. K. William. 3. D. of Schomburgh. 5. D. of Ormond. 7. Count Solmes. 9. Lord Sidney. 11. Earl of Portland. | 2. P.Geo. of Denmark. 4. Revd. Geor. Walker Govr. of Londonderry. 6. D. of Grafton. 8. Majr. Genr. Scravenmore. 10. Earl of Oxford. 12. Monsr. Foubert."; lettered, lower center: "The BATTLE of the BOYNE. July 1st. 1690. | printed for T.Kitchin Engraver, at No.39 Holbern Hill, London."; lettered, lower right: "a{Bellnomber Hill, where | K.William was sounded. b{The Ford, where D.Schomburgh | was kill'd crossing the water. c{Old Bridge Pass, where | the Battle was fought. d. K James's Battery. | e. Dunmore Church where K. James ws during ye Battle. | F. K James's amp. g.Drogheda | h. The River Boyne."; lettered, lower right: Wyke Pinxt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10372
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26428
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