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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:
A Ground Plan of Bermondsey Abbey
Date:
1822
Medium:
Engraving on smooth, moderately thick, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 13/16 × 14 inches (32.5 × 35.6 cm), Plate: 11 3/4 × 12 7/8 inches (29.8 × 32.7 cm), and Image: 10 9/16 × 11 5/8 inches (26.8 × 29.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower center: "London. Published 1st January 1822 by SOUTH, Robert Wilkinson 125, Fenchurch Street"; lower left: "The highway leading to the Grange"; lower right: "A View of the North and West Gates of the Abbey"; lettered around image: "NORTH", "EAST", "SOUTH", "WEST"; lettered inside image, upper right: "A GROUND PLAN | of | BERMONDSEY ABBEY | From an original Drawing taken in 1679"; upper left: "The Old Church of St. Mary Magdalen"; upper center: "The Church Yard | of | St. Mary Magdalen | Bermondsey"; upper center: "No. 1 The Rev.d W. Whitakers | Meeting House (he was an | Ejected Minister 1662) | No. 11 The Rev.d Mr. Mauduits Meet | ing house Established 1669"; lettered throughout, plan labeled

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15289
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32222
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