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Creator:
Print made by James Neagle, 1760–1822, British
after Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
Published by J. Stratford, active 1792–1813, British
Title:

Elizabeth Barton, Commonly called The Holy Maid of Kent, Practicing her Impositions

Part Of:

Collective Title: Illustrations from Camden's 'The imperial history of England'

Date:
1810
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 8 7/8 inches (35.6 × 22.5 cm), Plate: 11 1/4 × 7 3/8 inches (28.6 × 18.7 cm), and Image: 10 × 6 3/8 inches (25.4 × 16.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "Whitlocke 213"

Lettered within image, lower center: "Elizabeth Barton, commly called | The Holy Maid of Kent, | Practicing her Impositions."; below image, lower center: "Drawn by Smirke, Engraved by Neagle, & Published by J. Stratford, 112 Holborn Hill, Feby. 10th. 1810."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of James Wilson, YCBA Docent
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2014.26.21
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
frame (furnishing) | historical subject | stairs
Associated People:
Barton, Elizabeth [called the Holy Maid of Kent, the Nun of Kent] (ca. 1506–1534), Benedictine nun and visionary
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:70564
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