Memorial to Mrs. Hester Hill and Mr. Thomas Hill, Chelsea Church
- Part Of:
- between 1796 and 1811
- Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 14 3/4 × 10 5/8 inches (37.5 × 27 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Chelsea Vol V page 108"; upper right: "50"
Lettered inside image in pen and yellow ink, center: "In the Vault under the stairs | that Leads up into the new Gallery, | Lyeth the Body of Mrs. HESTER HILL | Wife of Mr THOMAS HILL of this Parish, | who died Jan: 20th 1699. in the 63 | year of her Age. | In the same Vault lyeth also the | Body of ye above named Mr Tho. HILL, | who died Novbr ye 3d 1713. in the ye | 75th year of his age."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | historical subject | memorial
- Associated Places:
- England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
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Daniel Lysons, 1762–1834, British, Memorial to Mrs. Hester Hill and Mr. Thomas Hill, Chelsea Church, between 1796 and 1811
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