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The Triumph of John, 1st Duke of Marlborough

Photo credit: The Royal Hospital Chelsea

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John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, soldier and statesman spanning the reigns of five monarchs through the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. He began as a page at the court of the House of Stuart, earning military and political advancement through both courage and diplomatic skill. Churchill's role in defeating the Monmouth Rebellion in 1685 secured James II on the throne, yet just three years later he abandoned his Catholic patron for the Protestant William of Orange and was awarded the earldom of Marlborough.

The Royal Hospital Chelsea

London


Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 340 x W 270 cm

Accession number

594

Work type

Painting


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Royal Hospital Road, London, Greater London SW3 4SR England

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