A hand coloured copper engraving of Queen Elizabeth I knighting Francis Drake aboard his ship, the Golden Hind, in 1581. Beneath the tableau is a paragraph of text listing the salient points of Elizabeth's reign.
Drawn by T Stothard, engraved by L Parker, and published by R Bowyer, London, in 1805.
Mounted. Ready to frame.
Print size: 32cm x 23cm
Mount size: 55cm x 45cm