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The North Prospect of the Cathedral Church of Landaff / Britannia Illustrata

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  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • The North Prospect of the Cathedral Church of Landaff

    Title (series)

    • Britannia Illustrata
  • Description

    Plate 28: View of Llandaff Cathedral; before the addition of the spire on the left hand tower; staffage in foreground; from the third volume of the 1724 edition published by Joseph Smith. 1713
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1713
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 460 millimetres
    • Width: 570 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, and production detail "I: Collins Sculp / taken Ao 1713".
  • Curator's comments

    This impression in a complete, bound, four volume edition of Britannia Illustrata, published by Joseph Smith in 1724. For comment on the series see 1880,1113.1421. For comment on the third volume see M,23.1.

  • Bibliography

    • Adams 1983 22 (undescribed) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (173.c.3)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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