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Daniel Lysons, 1762–1834, British

Slab over Tomb of Catherine Daughter of Lord Latimer from East Ham Church

Former Title(s):

The Environs of London: Slab over Tomb of Catherine Daughter of Lord Latimer from East Ham Church

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Environs of London

between 1796 and 1811
Pen and black ink and watercolor over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 14 1/4 × 10 5/8 inches (36.2 × 27 cm)

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Eastham Vol XIV page 143"; inscribed, upper right: "297"; inscribed, lower center: "Slab over the Tomb of Catharine Daughter of Lord Latimer, | East-Ham Essex."; inscribed on verso: "Inscription on the central compartment | In Memory of the Tight Honourable Edmond | Nevil Lord Latimer Earl of Westmerland And | Dame Jane His Wife With Them Memorials of | The 7 Children Wth. Edmond was Lineally | Descended From the Honourable Blood of Kings | And Princes & yr. 7 Earle of Westmerland of | The Name of Nevill | By Gods Great Power, Who Doth comand all Powers | To us These Seaven children Were for Blessings Given | Some Do Survive As Images of Owers | And Some are Gone From Whense The come to Heaven | Birth Blood And Buitie Like to Flowers Still Fade | Death Turnes Each Living Substance to a Shade | Left hand lower compartment | From Prince And From Honourable Blood By True Succession was my High Desent | Malignant Crosses oft opposte My Good | An


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 | church | memorial | tomb
Associated Places:
East Ham | England | Greater London | London | St Mary Magdalene Parish Church | United Kingdom
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