Composite depiction of Charles II's state progress from the Tower of London to Westminster on 22nd April 1661, the day before his Coronation.
Charles II's cavalcade through the City of London by Dirck Stoop, 1662
© Museum of London
- Oil on canvas
- 66 x 200 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £47,000)
- Acquired in:
- Roy Miles
Four huge triumphal arches were erected along the processional route in Leadenhall, Cornhill, Cheapside and Whitefriars, each representing an appropriate allegorical theme.
Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick; Chrisitie's,1872; The Duke of St.Albans; Christie's, June 1978; Roy Miles.