Edystone Light-House

Made:
1703
maker:
Henry Winstanley

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Print: Edystone Light-House. A Narrative of the Building ... / Hen. winstanley, 1703. - Scale of 20 ft [: 5 1/2 in]. -
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Print. Edystone Light-House. A Narrative of the Building ... / Hen. winstanley, 1703. - Scale of 20 ft [: 5 1/2 in]. - Engraving, 101x70cm. Annotated, fantastical engraving by Henry Winstanley of his own Eddystone lighthouse; stone edifice, dated on panel Anno Dom 1699; annotations including advertisement, description, "stood until that dreadful storm of 27 November 1703"; general fantasy scene and architecture, man fishing from wooden balcony etc

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1982-270
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
B. Weinreb Architectural Books Limited

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