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        Prince William offering his sword to the Dean, at the Altar, the Knights Standing under their Banners, published in 1730, engraved by J. Pine

        Highmore, Joseph (1692-1780) (after). English. Medium: engraving. Date: 1730. This print shows the ceremony of installation of the Knights of the Order of Bath; In this instance the initiate in question is a younger son of George II, Prince William, Duke of Cumberland (1721-1765), later known as "Butcher Cumberland"; John Pine (1690-1756), engraver, publisher, print and mapseller, was Bluemantle pursuivant at the College of Arms; Provenance: Private Collection.


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