Two scenes depicting the State Opening of Parliament in the Reign of Henry VIII (fictional)

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Title

Two scenes depicting the State Opening of Parliament in the Reign of Henry VIII (fictional)

Subject

The sudden death of Prince William, son of Princess Anne and George, Prince of Denmark, triggers a succession crisis. His birth had secured the succession of the crown to a Protestant, safeguarding the throne from any future claim by James II's Catholic son, James Francis.

Description

Two images, depicting the British Parliament.

Creator

by Joseph Sympson (Simpson)

Source

National Portrait Gallery

Publisher

Elizabeth Stopford (née Fleming), 1931

Date

18th century

Contributor

Priscila Morales

Relation

Ann Radcliffe, Depicts events that could have influenced her writing.

Format

Image

Language

English

Type

Line engraving (art)

Coverage

17 1/4 in. x 12 3/4 in. (439 mm x 325 mm) paper size

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Original Format

Two scenes depicting the State Opening of Parliament in the Reign of Henry VIII (fictional), by Joseph Sympson (Simpson) - NPG D24169

Physical Dimensions

17 1/4 in. x 12 3/4 in. (439 mm x 325 mm) paper size

Citation

by Joseph Sympson (Simpson), “Two scenes depicting the State Opening of Parliament in the Reign of Henry VIII (fictional),” Enlightenmens, accessed January 24, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/954.

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