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Creator:
Daniel Lysons, 1762–1834, British
Title:

Monuments to Mrs. Rebecca Cassamajor and Thoma Spateman, Chiswick Church

Former Title(s):

The Environs of London: Memorial to Mrs. Rebecca Cassmajor and Thomas Spateman from Chiswick Church

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Environs of London

Date:
between 1796 and 1811
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, and pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/8 × 10 3/4 inches (37.8 × 27.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Chiswick Vol V page 202"; upper right: "56"

Lettered inside image in pen and yellow ink, center left: "Sacred to the Memory of | Mrs. REBECCA CASSAMAJOR Widow | who departed this Life | on the 6th. of November 1788, | Aged 73 years."; in pen and black ink, center right: "Sacred | to the Memory | of THOMAS SPATEMAN, A.M. | Late Vicar of this Church | wherein he officiated | near twenty nine years | and with what sincerity | with what Humility and study after peace | is gratefully remembred in this place | He lies interred in the new Vault | near this place by his own direction | Born May 1694 | Died Jany. 1761"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20287
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject | memorial
Associated Places:
Chiswick Church | England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16821
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