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title-page / print

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,1031.311

  • Description

    Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Penitent Pilgrim' (London, John Dawson, 1641); title at top; a bare-footed pilgrim, wearing a wide-brimmed hat with cockle-shell, and carrying a staff and a bottle, in a landscape of hills, trees, and a lake; inscribed, 'Few and evill have the dayes of my life been. Gen: Cap: 47. V. 9.'
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1641
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 117 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 67 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, imprint details, inscriptions, and 'W: Marshall sculp'.
  • Bibliography

    • Hind 1952-64 III.146.147 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Penitent Pilgrim
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,1031.311

Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Penitent Pilgrim' (London, John Dawson, 1641); title at top; a bare-footed pilgrim, wearing a wide-brimmed hat with cockle-shell, and carrying a staff and a bottle, in a landscape of hills, trees, and a lake; inscribed, 'Few and evill have the dayes of my life been. Gen: Cap: 47. V. 9.'  Engraving

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Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Penitent Pilgrim' (London, John Dawson, 1641); title at top; a bare-footed pilgrim, wearing a wide-brimmed hat with cockle-shell, and carrying a staff and a bottle, in a landscape of hills, trees, and a lake; inscribed, 'Few and evill have the dayes of my life been. Gen: Cap: 47. V. 9.' Engraving

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