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The painting's subtitle reads "with this ring I was wedded to the realm". Queen Elizabeth appears in motion whilst the other figures remain still making for a typically theatrical painting by Solomon. Solomon was commissioned to paint this canvas by Lord Swaythling who appears in the image. Other major parliamentary figures of the period also appear such as, Viscount Ulswater, Viscount Harcourt, Mr John Burns and the Prime Minister, Henry Herbert Asquith.
oil on canvas
H 449.5 x W 254 cm