Showing 6 results
Book, Quarto, Woodcut, Illustration, Image
This rare pamphlet is a festival book produced to commemorate Elizabeth I’s visit to Elvetham in September 1591. It desc...
Print, Image Created date: 1836
While there is no doubt that Magna Carta was agreed at Runnymede, the exact place where the charter was sealed is uniden...
Book, Folio, Manuscript annotation
This unique copy of Shakespeare’s plays from Windsor Castle library contains notes by King Charles I (1600–1649) in neat...
Print, Image Created date: 1765
This anonymous etching of Dick Swift teaching his son the Ten Commandments parodies James Watson’s print of Arthur Beard...
Print, Image Created date: 20 May 1765
In 1762 the lawyer and journalist, Arthur Beardmore (1719–71), was arrested for publishing a seditious libel against Pri...
Painting, Image Created date: c. 1504–20
This painting in the Royal Collection was first recorded in an inventory of Henry VIII’s collection and would have been ...