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Lancelot, Dieudonné Auguste, 1822–1894

Funeral of the Duke of Wellington : presented to the subscribers of the Sherborne journal.

[Sherborne?] : [Sherborne journal], [1852]
Physical Description:
1 sheet : wood engravings ; 58 x 93 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio C 2012 1g
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Doret, Yale BA 1968, and Linda Mitchell
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title from caption at top.
The broadside incorporates five large images, each with caption (from left to right): The funeral ceremony in St. Paul's -- The funeral car -- Interior of St. Paul's Cathedral -- The funeral procession -- The lying in state at Chelsea Hospital.
The wood engraving of the funeral car is signed "D. Lancelot," i.e. Dieudonné Auguste Lancelot. It's unclear whether Lancelot is responsible for all five images.
Subject Terms:
Funeral processions.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Great Britain.
Funeral service -- Great Britain.
Military funerals -- Great Britain.
Royal Hospital (Chelsea, London, England)
St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England)
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852 -- Death and burial.
Wood engravings -- 1852.
Memorial works.

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