Elizabeth Barton, Commonly called The Holy Maid of Kent, Practicing her Impositions
- Part Of:
- Etching and line engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- 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)
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:
- 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
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Print made by James Neagle, 1760–1822, British, Elizabeth Barton, Commonly called The Holy Maid of Kent, Practicing her Impositions, 1810
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