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

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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving and 16 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


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


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

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund