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Creator:
Attributed to Renold Elstrack, 1570–1625(?), British
Published by Compton Holland, active 1616–d.1621, British
Title:

Henry VII

Part Of:

Collective Title: Baziliologia, a Booke of Kings

Collective Title: The Historie and Lives of the Kings of England

Date:
1618 or 1628
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 x 5 5/8 inches (21.2 x 14.3 cm), Plate: 7 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches (18.1 x 11.7 cm), and Image: 5 9/16 x 4 3/8 inches (14.2 x 11.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, on back, lower left: "ct"; in graphite, on back, lower right: "1978 Lut/[...]"; on mount, lower center: "H. vol. 2. p. 129 Baziliwologia Renold Elstracke, attributed to | no. 19. pl. 61 (b) I Martin 1628 O. D. 8"

Letetered in black ink, within image, in frame surrounding portrait: "PRUDENTISS : PRIN : HENRICUS VII. D. G. ANGLIÆ / GALLIÆ ET HIBERNIÆ REX. etc."; lower center: "The most Mighty and Prudent Prince | Henry Seaventh by the grace of god | King of England Fraunce and Ireland etc. | Are to be Sold by Com: Holland over against the Exchange."; lower center, in crest: "HONI · SOIT · QUI · MAL · Y · PENSE"

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:
B1994.4.166
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cap | cartouche | coat of arms | costume | crest | crowns | dog (animal) | ermine | fleur-de-lis | flower (plant) | illustration | jewels | king (person) | livery collar | man | orb | oval | portrait | robe | royalty | scepter
Associated People:
Henry VII (1457–1509), king of England and lord of Ireland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:34403
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