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Creator:
Daniel Lysons, 1762–1834, British
Title:
Brass Plate for Gregory Lovell and his Wife Anne, Daughter of David Bellingham, Harlington Church
Date:
between 1796 and 1811
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, and pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 11 inches (38.4 × 27.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Harlington Vol XIII page 129"; in graphite, upper right: "265"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "The Top of GREGORY LOVELL'S TOMB Harlington, Midx: 1791"

Lettered inside image in black ink, lower center: "Here lyethe Gregory Lovell Esquyer late Lorde of this Towne of Harlyngton and | patron of this Churche and Anne his wyffe Dowghter to Davyth Bel- | lyngham Esquyer who betwene them had Live one Dowghter before the Layde | Gregory Decessyd ye Whiche Gregory deptyd this worlde wtout heier of his body | the xxyth day of October in the Ljii yere of his Age. And in the yere of our Lorde | God MCCCCC XLii <...> AMEN"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20487
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | coat of arms | historical subject | praying | tomb
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17914
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