William and Mary
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A broadside on the life and political rise of William Henry of Nassau; with an etching by de Hooghe showing 17 images, in the centre a portrait of William Henry in armour, flanked on each side with a row of five small images illustrating his military career, the central image framed with a garland; around the central image 16 scenes showing different stages of William Henry's life, from the death of his father William II of Orange in 1650, to his installment as Stadtholder of the United Province
PAIR OF DUTCH DELFT POLYCHROME ROYAL PORTRAIT CHARGERS, 1690-1700. Each painted in blue, yellow and green and depicting a half-length portrait of Queen Mary II beneath the initials "MR," and a portrait of William, Prince of Orange beneath the initials "WR," each flanked by large tulips and the lobed rim with matching border, the second marked RO 50 in underglaze-blue. Diameters 13 3/4 and 13 3/8 inches.
(#36) An English delftware blue-dash Royal Coronation portrait charger, probably London or Bristol, circa 1689-94
An English delftware blue-dash Royal Coronation portrait charger, probably London or Bristol, circa 1689-94, painted with full length portraits of King William III and Queen Mary II, the King dressed in an ermine- lined robe, wearing a crown and holding an orb and sceptre, the Queen wearing a crown and holding a fan, standing on a paved floor flanked by drapery and the initials WMR, the reverse with a lead glaze, some restoration to rim 34.3cm., 13 1/2 in.diameter