Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Two leaden cists containing the remains of Gundrada, the daughter of William the Conqueror and her husband William de Warren. Chalk lithograph by F.W. Woledge after a drawing by R.H. Nibbs, 1845.

  • Nibbs, Richard Henry, 1816-1893.
Date
29 October 1845
Reference
44467i
  • Pictures
  • Online

Available online

view Two leaden cists containing the remains of Gundrada, the daughter of William the Conqueror and her husband William de Warren. Chalk lithograph by F.W. Woledge after a drawing by R.H. Nibbs, 1845.

Licence

Public Domain Mark
You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.
Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0
Credit: Two leaden cists containing the remains of Gundrada, the daughter of William the Conqueror and her husband William de Warren. Chalk lithograph by F.W. Woledge after a drawing by R.H. Nibbs, 1845. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

Selected images from this work


About this work

Publication/Creation

Brighton (Bartholomews) : Arthur Wallis, 29 October 1845.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image 25.4 x 21.7 cm

Lettering

The remains of Gundrada, daughter of William the Conqueror and her husband William de Warren ... R H Nibbs del. F.W. Woledge litho ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues: ... which were discovered whilst digging for the Railway through the ruins of the priory at Lewes on the 28th of Octr. 1845. The leaden cists are represented as they appeared in Southover Church & sketched on the spot by R.H. Nibbs. Octr. 29th 1845. The inscription from the covers of the cists are given at the margin of the drawing ... R.H. Nibbs 1845 ...
The inscription from the covers of the cists are given at the margin of the drawing: Gundrada Willm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44467i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English
  • Latin

Subjects


Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    OpenOnline request

Permanent link