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Print made by unknown artist
formerly attributed to Francis Barlow, 1622–1704, British
Published by Stephen Lye, active 1689, British

Duke of Monmouth as a Boy

Additional Title(s):

Illustrissimus et Potentissimus Princeps Iacobus Dux de Monmouth

between 1673 and 1685
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 13 9/16 x 10 1/4 inches (34.5 x 26 cm) and Image: 12 15/16 x 10 3/16 inches (32.9 x 25.8 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "? By F. B(arlow) /2/2-"; lower right: "[...]"

Marked in brown ink, on back, lower center, collector's stamp: "Stephen Issacson Tucker"

Lettered, lower left: "(monogram) FB"; lower center inside image: "Sold by S. Lye at the Oval Frame against | the South Sea House in Bishop gate Street."; lower center below image: "ILLUS I RISSTMUS ET POTENTISSIMUS PRINCEPS JACOBUS DUX DE MONMOUTH & Buc= | [...]ugh, Comes de Doncafter, & Baro de Tindall, Whitchester, et Ashdale, et Eques Nobilssimi Ordims. | Aurece Pericelidis,"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of John Hay Whitney, Yale BA 1926, Yale MA (HON.) 1956, transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
breeches | bridle | castle | city | doublet | flag | gun (small arm) | hat | hills | holster | horses (animals) | lace | men | plumes | portrait | procession | ruffs, sleeve | saddle | saddle blanket | soldiers | steeple | stirrups | sword | whip
Associated People:
Scott, James, Duke of Monmouth (1649 - 1685), military commander
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