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Daniel Lysons, 1762–1834, British

Brass Plate for Dr. James Goode and his Wife Joan, Daughter of Edward Clinton, West Drayton Church

Former Title(s):

The Environs of London, Vol.II: Brass Plate for Jacobus Good from West Drayton Church

between 1796 and 1811
Watercolor, graphite, and pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 14 7/8 × 10 5/8 inches (37.8 × 27 cm)

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Drayton Vol XII page 318"; in graphite, upper right: "231"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "The TOMB of JACOBUS GOOD Physician in West DRAYTON CHURCH Middlesex."

Lettered inside image in black ink, upper center: "Ille bonus medicus Goodus bonus ille patron- | -us Omnibus afflictis nomine reque bonus: | Hic situs obdormit tandemque resurgere sperat | In Christo donat qui bona cuncta bonis."; in black ink, lower center: "Jacobus Good Dimocki in agro Glocestrensi natus Oxonie Collegii Magdalenensis focius in studio | liberailium artium educatus in medicinis Doctor peritissimus multis omnium ordinum Hominibus ob | egregiam medicandi scientiam in praxi curam et diligentiam in amicitia constantiam in convictu | facundiam et leporem in egenos charitatem ac liberalitatem denique in omnes benignitatem | longe charrissimus hic requiescit Uxorem duxit Johannam filiam Edwardi Clinton quandam | Aldermanni Oxon ex qua cum ea vivens amantissime xxviii annos suscepit filios sex filias | vero quinque Ex vita decessit xviii die Septembris 1581. Aetatis sue anno 54"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
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