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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:
Duke's Place
Date:
1793
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on slightly textured, moderately thick, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 13/16 × 8 1/16 inches (27.5 × 20.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "The south gates, being now the principal remains of | DUKES PLACE | a magnificent house, near Aldgate, built by Sir Thomas Audley Knight, | Lord Chancellor, on the site of the ancient priory of the Holy Trinity, | (founded by Matilda of Scotland, Queen of Henry 1; and after the disso- | lution given to Audley by King Henry 8). It came, subsequently, to | Thomas Duke of Norfolk, by his marriage with Audley's daughter, & thence | took the above name of Duke's place." and below "Publish'd Jany. 1. 1793 by N. Smith No. 18 Gt. Mays Buildlings St. Martins Lane. See Pennants London"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15201
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32002
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