Dugdale's Book of Monuments by William Sedgewick

Sir William Dugdale's 'The Book of Monuments'.

Details

Medium:
Manuscript
Dimensions:
42 x 28 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £80,000)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Trustees of the Winchilsea and Nottingham Settled Estates

A pictorial record of monuments, glass, and inscriptions in English churches made just before the Civil War years.

Provenance

By descent in the Finch Hatton family; the Earls of Winchilsea and Nottingham; on loan to The British Library since 1952.

Venue details

British Library 96 Euston Road, LONDON London NW1 2DB 020 7412 7332 www.bl.uk

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