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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Bewick, 1753–1828, British
Printed by Martin Hardie, 1875–1952, British
Title:
The Arms of Glasgow
Date:
1909
Medium:
Woodcut on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/16 x 3 3/4 inches (7.8 x 9.6 cm) and Image: 1 5/8 x 2 3/8 inches (4.2 x 6.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on modern mount, on front: "Bewick (underlined) | The Arms of Glasgow | From block in V. + A. Museum"

Lettered, in black ink, center of image: "LET GLASGOW"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10880
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anchor | barrels | casks | crest | cushion | field | fruit | heraldic motif | historical subject | ribbon | rose (plant) | shield | still life | straw, wheat | sword | tree | vegetables
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29306
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