Komste van zyne Majesteit Willem III. Koning van Groot Britanje, enz. in Holland

1691
Illustrated by Romeyn de Hooghe (Dutch, 1645–1708), Engraver Pieter van Gunst (Dutch, 1659–1724), After Joh. Brandon (Dutch, 17th century), Author Govard Bidloo (Dutch, 1649–1713), Printer Arnoud Leers (Dutch, active 1670–1699)


Place of Publication: The Hague, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Landwehr, Books, 79; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, 168-85

Dimensions

Overall: 40.5 x 25.9 x 3 cm (15 15/16 x 10 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.684

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving and 16 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(The Hague: Arnoud Leers, 1691) Folio; 69 leaves, plus 16 plates (most double-page); green cloth box.

Illustrations of scenes of ceremonial entry of King William III of Great Britain (William of Orange) into the Hague on February 5, 1691, with details of associated decorations for the occasion; illustration of fireworks between pp. 88-89


The Hague: Arnoud Leers, 1691

Provenance

Martin Breslauer, London, from whom purchased by MFA, September 19, 1962.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund