Ancient English Dresses.


Title:
Ancient English Dresses.
Date:
C1790
Artist:
Thomas Bankes
Engraver:
Grignion
Image Size:
275mm x 174mm (10.83" x 6.85")
Sheet Size:
385mm x 235mm (15.16" x 9.25")
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Engraving.
Price:

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Stock Number:
FASH 1790 BANK (NIG) (DRW03)
Description:

Engraving from Banke's New System of Geography Published by Royal Authority

1 a Nobleman in 1557…2 a Merchant of Londonin 1588…3 a Gentleman in 1590. 

1 a Nobleman in Robes in 1490…2 a Nobleman  in 1550…3 a Gentleman in 1559.

Biography:

Thomas Bankes: 18th century collector of maps and engravings and vicar of Dixton, Monmouthshire, whose New and Authentic System of Universal Geography (London, C. Cooke, ca. 1788-90) compiled views from various countries, including some detailing the voyages of Captain James Cook.

Thomas Bankes, Edward Warren Blake, and Alexander Cook’s A New Royal Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography (hereafter Thomas Bankes’s). A massive folio volume of 990 double-columned pages, this was a popular work, running to six editions in the years from 1775 to 1797

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