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St Bartholomew's Hospital, London: the courtyard, with several people. Coloured engraving, 1752.

Date
12 March 1752
Reference
21700i
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Description

The people depicted in this print include a lady of fashion and her retinue, one of whom is black

Publication/Creation

London (Corner of St Martin's Lane, near Charing Cross) : T. Jefferys, 12 March 1752.

Physical description

1 print : engraving, with watercolour ; image and border 23.6 x 40.2 cm

Lettering

An east prospect of St Bartholomew's Hospital. ; Founded by Rahere 1101. 2d Hen. I. refounded by Hen. VIII. incorporated by Edw. VI. 1552. and on June 9. 1730. 3d. Geo. II. the first stone of this fabrick was layed.

References note

Not in B. Adams, London illustrated, London, 1983

Lettering note

The main lettering is repeated in French

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 21700i

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Languages

  • English
  • French


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