The History of the Coronation of the Most High, Most Mighty, and Most Excellent Monarch, James II...and of his Royal Consort Queen Mary
Place of Publication: London, England
Wing S652; Watanabe 2593
Overall: 43.8 x 29.2 x 4.2 cm (17 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 30 large engravings and numerous engraved initials and decorations
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(London: Thomas Newcomb, 1687) Folio; 74 leaves, plus 30 folding plates; eighteenth[?]-century spotted brown calf (rebacked).
Illustrations of festivities associated with royal coronation: processions, coronation ceremony, banquet, fireworks.
London: Thomas Newcomb, 1687
Sir Joseph Radcliffe; acquired in Lewes, Sussex, about 1985 by Malcolm Rogers, by whom given to MFA, December 13, 2005 [January 25, 2006].
Gift of Malcolm Rogers in honor of Arthur and the late Charlotte Vershbow