The Battle of the Boyne.
Painted by B. [Benjamin] West, Historical Painter to his Majesty ; Engraved by John Hall.
|Main Creator:||Hall, John, 1739-1797, engraver.|
William III, King of England, (1650-1702), crossing the Boyne on his white horse, leading the way with his sword; the army of James II flee before him. A wounded man [possibly Frederick Hermann, Duke of Schomberg, (1615-1690)?] in foreground is carried away by his men.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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London : B. West, J. Hall & W. Woolett, 18th October, 1781.
Two copies of this item are held in Prints and Drawings - PD D23 formerly held at NLI call number PD HP (1690) 1 and PD D23a (which is cropped and distressed).
Physical description: 1 print : engraving : image 43.1 x 59.6 cm., within plate mark 48 x 60.8 cm., on sheet 56 x 79 cm.
Reproduction Note: Neg. No.: 22639.