The case concerning setting up images or painting of them in churches ... : published upon occasion of a painting set up in White-chappel Church.
- London : Printed and sold by James Roberts, 1714.
- Physical Description:
- , 22 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNK2190 B37 1714Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- ESTC T83661
BAC: British Art Center copy contains a leaf of m.s. notations from Dugdale.
The erection of a new altarpiece in Whitechapel Church in 1714 caused public disturbances to break out. It was believed that the painting was a slanderous attack on the respectable and devoutly Protestant dean of Peterborough, Dr. Kennet.
- Subject Terms:
- Christian art and symbolism -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Church decoration and ornament -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Roberts, James -- Publisher.Taylor, Anth. -- Autograph, 1811.
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Barlow, Thomas, 1607-1691, The case concerning setting up images or painting of them in churches ... , 1714
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