William Pendrill of Boscobel and the Royal Oak Tree



Engraved by Joseph De Claussin and published by S. Woodburn, St. Martin’s Lane, London in 1809. The Royal Oak was the English oak tree within which the future King Charles II of England hid to escape the Roundheads following the Battle of Worcester in 1651.

Copper engraving
Original image size 27.8 x 29.7 cm
Digital image size 6569 x 7009 px
55.6 x 59.4 cm (300 dpi)