An antique etching of a portrait of William Laud (1573-1645), Archbishop of Canterbury after Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, 1599-1641). Portrait bust, looking to left, wearing a flat cap with ear-flaps, stole over gown, and pleated standing collar; in an oval.
William Laud Archbishop of / Canterbury, Primate of all / England, etc.
Richard Pennington, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar
, 1304; The British Museum (Museum Number: P,3.13
Matted and framed
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, 1607–77)
Charles I (1625-49) | Mid 17th century
Width 11.5 Depth 0.5 Height 14 inches
Sight: Width 3.25 Height 4 inches