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Portrait of Charles XII of Sweden
Portrait of Charles XII of Sweden
Date:
ca. 1718–1730
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
20.6 x 15.2 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.12196
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

King Charles the XII of Sweden. Young man with astute espression. Wearing three-pointed hat, unadorned coat and vest. Portrait drawn in his tent shortly before he received fatal shot.

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