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Chaucer

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    K,67.96

  • Title (object)

    • Chaucer
  • Description

    Portrait of Geoffrey Chaucer, half length in an octagon, wearing hood; cut from a sheet.
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 17thC
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 49 millimetres (cut)
    • Width: 42 millimetres (cut)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title
  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 21 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CVII P1)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1818

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    K,67.96

Portrait of Geoffrey Chaucer, half length in an octagon, wearing hood; cut from a sheet.  Engraving

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Portrait of Geoffrey Chaucer, half length in an octagon, wearing hood; cut from a sheet. Engraving

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