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Illustration to Chaucer
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Illustration to Chaucer

J. Chalmers (active ca. 1721)

Height: 16.1 cm; Width: 10.1 cm;

Inscription, Chaucers Tale. J. Chalmers delint, / (writing of Horace Walpole) //
Inscription, 4546
Inscription, 1419 pro vate (?)
Inscription, ph/ the Sct (?) *
Inscription, D930/ / J. Chalmers. fl 1721 / Chalmers was a / draftsman in London / who did the illustration / to John Urry's edition / of Chaucer, printed in / London 1721. The B.M./ has 12 other often / original drawings. / Vide Thieme. / On revers
Collector's mark, collector's mark of John Barnard (L.1419 or L.1420)
Inscription, ph/ *
Inscription, Chaucers Tale

Acquisition (source, method, date)
Witt, Robert Clermont (Sir); bequest; 1952

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