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James I, King of England
Medium
engraving
Measurements
27.0 × 22.6 cm irreg. (image) 30.1 × 23.2 cm irreg. (plate) 34.3 × 25.7 cm irreg. (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hollstein 755
Inscription
printed (vertically) in ink (in image) c.l.: IACOBUS D.G MAGNÆ BRITANNIÆ / FRANCIÆ / SCOTIÆ / ET HYBERNIÆ REX . ANNO MDCXIII
printed circularly in ink (in image) c.r.: HONY SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE
printed in ink l.l.: Qui regis imperio divisos orbe Britannos, / Rex tot virorum fortium; / Qui terrore tui solius nominis Sostes / Premis, quietis appetens;
printed in ink l.c.: Ao 1613 / Crisp Passæus figur: sculp: et exc.
printed in ink l.c.r.: Qui pace ecclesiam, justis qui legibus ornas / Forum, scholas doctoribus; / Atqƺ (q and ƺ joined) intervates pangis pia carmina, sceptro / Jungis decenter lauream.
Accession Number
523-5
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Everard Studley Miller Bequest, 1959
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Costume Law, Civics, and Protest Portraits
Subjects (specific)
chains of office James I, King of England kings (people) laurel wreaths orbs patrons (philanthropists) sceptres vandykes (collars)