tapestry hangings of the House of lords: representing the several engagements between the English and Spanish fleets, in the ever memorable year MDLXXXVIII, with the portraits of the lord high-admiral, and the other noble commanders, taken from the lif...

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Names
Morant, Philip (1700-1770) (Author)
Pine, John (1690-1756) (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1739
Place: London
Publisher: Sold by J. Pine
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEM++ P649t (Pine, J. Tapestry hangings of the House of lords)
Topics
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
tapestries -- England -- London
Great Britain -- History -- 1588
Notes
Content: Two double maps "engraved and published by J. Pine, March 25, 1740," inserted.
Content: "An account of the Spanish invasion in the year MDLXXXVIII," by Philip Morant, p. 1-23.
Content: Complete title: To which are added, from a book entitled, Expeditionis hispanorum in Angliam vera descriptio, A.D. 1588, done, as is supposed, for the said tapestry to be work'd after, ten charts of the sea-coasts of England, and a general one of England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Holland, &c. shewing the places of action between the two fleets; ornamented with medals struck upon that occasion, and other suitable devices. Also an historical account of each day's action, collected from the most authentic manuscripts and writers. By John Pine, engraver.
Content: The plates engraved after drawings by C. Lempriere, the maps after H. Gravelot.
Statement of responsibility: by John Pine, engraver.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 p. l., 23, [1] p. X double pl., maps (3 double) 55 cm.
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14005319
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 66be6e30-c607-012f-6f64-58d385a7bc34
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