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The Tower of London, plate five from Britannia Illustrata

A work made of etching in black on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching in black on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper.

Date:

published 1707

Artist:

Jan Kip (Dutch, c. 1653-1722)
after Leonard Knyff (Dutch, 1650-1721)
published by David Mortier (French, 1673-1728)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Johannes Kip (Engraver)

Title

The Tower of London, plate five from Britannia Illustrata

Origin

Netherlands

Date

Published 1707

Medium

Etching in black on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper

Dimensions

322 × 476 mm (image); 352 × 484 mm (primary support, platemark not visible); 443 × 500 mm (secondary support)

Credit Line

Gift of Marjorie Kreilick McNab

Reference Number

2009.169

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