Oliver Cromwell

Charles Turner British
After William Faithorne the Elder British
Sitter Oliver Cromwell British

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Emblematic portrait of Oliver Cromwell wearing armor and a laurel wreath, holiding a sword with three crowns in his right hand, and an open book in his left hand; trampling a female allegorical figure with his right foot, a serpent with his left; allegorical figure blowing a trumpet behind to left; between two pillars bearing flags, symbolic objects and signs, and plaques showing kneeling figures holding laurel wreaths; men working in the countryside in foreground; regiment of soldiers in background on right; lettered within image in Greek with 'MONΩ TΩ ΘEΩ ΛOΞ A'

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