Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

Prints in the Walter Blaikie Collection on deposit in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Shelfmark:6.7
Description:The only portrait of which there is authentic evidence that the Prince sat for when in Scotland Portrait of Prince Charles in a stone frame on a stone slab with the engraving "Everso Missus Succurrere Seclo" with a shield, sword, helmet, and branch on the ground below, and a robe drapped over the frame and further text below "A Paris chez Chereau rue St Iaques. C.P.R."
Subject:Prince Charles Edward Stuart (1720-1788)
Medium:Line engraving on paper
References:WB 68 S.P. 123-20 Ph. Tom Scott 1962
Engraver:Sir Robert Strange
Notes:handwritten note on front "maybe very important and rare"
 

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