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RECEPTIE VAN HARE K.H. M de PRINC. VAN ORANGIE. als koningin van gr: Britange = RECEPTION OF HER ROIAL HIGH. THE PRINCESSE OF ORANGE as queene of great Brittain

After his invasion in England in November 1688 William III led his army to London, forcing the powerless army of Jacob II ahead. Beginning January 1689 Jacob II fled to France. After William III and his wife Maria Stuart were crowned by the British Parliament on 13 March 1689, Mary left Brielle on 20 February 1689 to join her husband in England. This print by Romeyn de Hooghe (1645-1708) depicts t…