Engraving: Abbot, Archbishop of Canterbury


Thumbnail of Engraving: Abbot, Archbishop of Canterbury (1941.03.0045)

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Engraving: Abbot, Archbishop of Canterbury   (1941.03.0045)
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  3. Documentary Artifacts
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  5. Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Engraved by Jacobus Houbraken 1698-1780 Kingdom of the Netherlands George Vertue 1684-1756
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1747 CE
Culture English, British

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 36.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 22.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) <0.1 cm
Weight 9 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials paper, pigment--ink
Manufacturing Processes Printed, Engraved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description

“Abbot Archbishop of Canterbury”. Engraving of 36.00x23.00 cm grey in color, representing a portrait of the archbishop of Canterbury.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Birch, Thomas. The Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain. John and Paul Knapton, London: 1747. Engravings by Jacobus Houbraken. "Abbot, George," Encyclopedia Britannica (9th ed., 1892).

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Henry V. Putzel
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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