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- Series: Tombeaux des princes et des grands capitaines et autres hommes illustres qui ont fleuri dans la Grande Bretagne vers la fin du XVIIe et le commencement du XVIIIe
Allegorical tomb for Chancellor Cowper, with people in classical costume conversing near a large monument formed by a high pedestal supporting an urn flanked by horses; arched composition. c.1741
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Height: 641 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 406 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From 'Tombeaux des princes et des grands capitaines et autres hommes illustres...', a set of twenty plates; see 1859,0709.686 for comment.
The dedication to Cowper (Chancellor from 1705 to 1708 and from 1714 to 1718) is not mentioned in the description made in the IFF catalogue.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- 1859,0709.637 to 723 are the contents of the dispersed 'volume containing 95 prints' after various artists, deposited by Evans on 21 April 1859. It was registered as a volume of 'prints published by John Boydell', which implies that they are all Boydell reprints of earlier plates.
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