For Sale is a Full Page colour Print from "The Coronation of their most Gracious Majesties King George VI and Queen Elizabeth," May 12th. 1937," showing "The Coronation Banquet of King Henry VIII." (After the painting executed for this work by Gordon Nicoll, R.I.)
This vivid conception of the Coronation Banquet in the time of Henry VIII recalls a ceremony of ancient origin. It was abolished by William IV, who, on grounds of economy, robbed coronation day of some of its most picturesque features.