Art Prints of the English Civil War by military artists Chris
Collingwood. The English civil war is one of the major periods of interest
to Chris and this can be seen in the superb range of English Civil War art
The English Civil War of 1642 to 1651.
Friction between King Charles Ist and the Parliament. became civil war in
1642, sometimes referred to as "The Great Rebellion". The
Monarchy was supported by Anglican episcopacy, while the Parliament has
the backing of the Presbyterians. The Kings Forces known as
the Royalist were strong in the west of England and in the North. But in
1644 after the Battle of Marston Moor a Victory for Oliver Cromwell and
the parliamentarian army, (known as the New Model Army). the Royalists
lost control of the North. King Charles the Ist had to surrender
after the Royalist defeat at Naseby in 1645. The
war started again when King Charles escaped and made an alliance
with the Scots who invaded England. But the Scots and Other
Royalist forces were defeated by Oliver Cromwell. King Charles the
first was tried for treason and beheaded in 1649.
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Parliamentarian Cornet by Chris Collingwood.
Parliamentarian Cornet Standard Bearer of Sir John Fiennes Regiment. Colonel John Fiennes's Regiment of Horse was part of the Right Wing under the comannd of Lieutenant General Oliver Cromwell during the Battle of Naseby during the First English Civil War. Part of a series of seven English Civil War uniform stuies.
Item Code : DHM0673
Parliamentarian Cornet by Chris Collingwood. - Editions Available
Oliver Cromwell born1599 to his father Robert Cromwell, and his mother Elizabeth Steward Cromwell. This painting of Cromwell shows him at the age of 50. From his humble beginnings he became a military leader second to none during the civil war. He was the creator of the Ironsides and was Lord Protector from 1653 to 1658. Many think of him today as a visionary political leader. He died due to a recurring illness on 3rd September 1658.
Item Code : DHM0700
Oliver Cromwell by Chris Collingwood. - Editions Available
Opposing Generals of Horse - Battle of Marston Moor by Chris Collingwood.
Portraits of Sir Thomas Fairfax and Prince Rupert of the Rhine. Sir Thomas Fairfax (1612-71) Captain general of the Parliamentary New Model Army and his opponent Prince Rupert of the Rhine (1619-82) nephew of King Charles 1st and general of Royalist Horse. Centre section of the painting depicts cavalry engagement during the battle of Marston Moor.
Item Code : DHM1100
Opposing Generals of Horse - Battle of Marston Moor by Chris Collingwood. - Editions Available