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

Tomb and Brass Plate of Alan Porter, from Chiselhurst Church

Former Title(s):

The Environs of London: Tomb and Brass Plate of Alan Porter, from Chiselhurst Church

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Enviorns of London

Date:
between 1796 and 1811
Medium:
Pen and black ink, watercolor and gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 11 1/8 inches (34.9 × 28.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Chiselhurst Vol XVI page 348"; inscribed, upper right: " 328"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: <...>

Watermark

Lettered inside image in black ink, lower center: "Orate pro anima Alani Porter quondam Rector istius | ecclesie qui obiit die mensis Maii anno domini | M CCCCLXXXII Cujus anime propicietur Deus Amen"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20546
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | brass | church | memorial | plate | tomb
Associated Places:
Bromley | Chislehurst | England | Greater London | London | St. Nicholas' Church | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18012
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