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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist
Published by John Bowles, 1701–1779, British
Title:

St. Martin's Church

Additional Title(s):

A Plan of the Church of St. Martin

Date:
between 1731 and 1754
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 5/16 x 14 3/4 inches (49 x 37.5 cm), Plate: 18 3/8 x 13 7/16 inches (46.6 x 34.2 cm), and Image: 17 1/2 x 13 1/16 inches (44.5 x 33.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, lower left: "Pag 18"

Lettered in black ink, within image, in banner, upper center: "ST. MARTINS CHURCH"; within image, lower right, within scroll and plan: "A Plan | of the | Church | of | St. Martin. | A Scale of Feet"; lower center: "L'Eglise de St. Martin."; lower right: "Sold by John Bowles at the black Horse in Cornhill."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9655
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural drawing | architectural subject | architecture | banners | buildings | children | church | city | cityscape | clocks | clouds | coat of arms | coats | columns (architectural elements) | costume | crest | cross (object) | dresses | games | genre subject | hats | illustration | layout | men | pillars | plan (drawing) | railings | ruler (guiding tool) | running | scroll (motif) | square | stairs | steeple | Survey of London, 1598 | terrace | urns | windows | women
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Greater London | London | St Martin-in-the-Fields | Trafalgar Square | United Kingdom
Associated People:
Stow, John (1524/5–1605), historian
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25853
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Justin Lovill, 1776 : A London Chronicle or How to Divert Oneself while Losing an Empire, The Bunbury Press, London, 2019, p. 165a, DA682 .L66 2019 (LC) (YCBA)


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