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Creator:
Stothard, C. A. (Charles Alfred), 1786-1821.
Title:
The monumental effigies of Great Britain : selected from our cathedrals and churches for the purpose of bringing together, and preserving correct representations of the best historical illustrations extant, from the Norman conquest to the reign of Henry the Eighth / by C.A. Stothard.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by J. M'Creery ... for the author ..., 1817 [i.e. 1811-1832].
Physical Description:
23, 112, [8] p., [146] leaves of plates : ill. ; 49 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 8 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 8 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Published in parts, the first part published in 1811. The plates are variously dated from 1810 to 1828. Introduction issued with separate title page: Introduction and descriptions for Stothard's Monumental effigies of Great Britain. By Alfred John Kempe, F.S.A. 1832.
Includes bibliographical references.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is a large paper copy, bound from the original parts. Copy 2 is a subscriber's copy also bound from the original parts; wrappers bound at the end. Wrappers inscribed: "Subscribers copy--Sir R. C. Hoare Bart ..." Bookplate: George Tudor.
Exhibition History:
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Making History - Antiquaries in Britain 1707-2007 (Yale Center for British Art, 2012-02-02 - 2012-05-27)

Making History - Antiquaries in Britain 1707-2007 (McMullen Museum of Art, 2011-09-03 - 2011-12-11)

Subject Terms:
Christian antiquities -- Great Britain.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1811-1832.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1811-1832.
Hoare, Richard Colt, Sir, 1758-1838 -- Provenance.
M'Creery, J. -- Printer.
Sepulchral monuments -- Great Britain.
Tudor, George -- Bookplate.
Contributors:
Kempe, Alfred John, 1785?-1846.
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