Arrival of Charles II, King of England, in Rotterdam, 24 May 1660

Oil on canvas | 124 x 225cm | c. 1660 - c. 1665

Lieve Pietersz. Verschuier

As a prince Charles was forced to live in exile for a long time because in England, his homeland, his father had been beheaded and the monarchy abolished. However, the monarchy was restored in 1660: the parliament in London summoned him to return as ...
read more