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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, ( related to Thomas Bewick material )
Printed by Martin Hardie, 1875–1952, British
Title:

Illustrations used for 17th Century Chapbook

Date:
1909
Medium:
Woodcut on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 5 5/16 inches (14 x 13.5 cm) and Image: 2 3/8 x 3 1/4 inches (6 x 8.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on modern mount, on front, lower left: "Proof from block in V. + A. Museum. | Illus. to 17th cent chap.bk (or earlier): | Formerly in colln: of J. White, Newcastle (see above). | Gravesend, in movable writer's lythe(?type), in | space to allow of insertion of any name required"

Lettered, in black ink, upper center of image: "Gravesend."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10885
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | birds | castle | churches | city | cityscape | clouds | gates | hills | homes | houses | plants | spires | steeples | stones | walls
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29311
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