Henricus Princes Walliae etc.

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Henricus Princes Walliae etc.
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Robert White
Henricus Princeps Walliae etc.
London ca. 1700
Engraving
145 x 90 mm
Trimmed to image.
£75
A rare, small portrait of the young Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (1594-1612)  who was the eldest son of James I and VI and Anne of Denmark. He was widely seen as a bright and promising heir to his father's thrones. However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever.