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:14.1
Title:Quaerit Patria Caesarem
Description:11x 8 5/8 H & S Pro. L Portrait of Prince James, oval stone frame on stone block with pictures of two men on either side of stone and picture of an angel pointing to a lion eating a unicorn on the ground while a Classical woman/man sits with lion and unicorn on other side "Published according to act of Parliament"
Subject:Prince James Francis Edward Stuart, Only son of James VII and II, Prince of Wales, The Old Pretender (1688-1766)
Medium:Line engraving on paper
Width:27.90
Height:21.90 cm
References:BM 36 Sp. IV 126 and SPh IV 94-69/1 WB 46
Artist:Blanchet
 

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