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Frontispiece of the book Theatrum Botanicum by John Parkinson (London: Thomas Cotes, 1640), 1640

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 233 x 218 mm
  • Inv. 2013-HJ

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Artist

Anonymous Master
engravers (printmakers)AAT

John Parkinson
Yorkshire 1567 - London 1650
authorAAT

Thomas Cotes
London ca. 1604 - 1641
publisherAAT

Title Frontispiece of the book Theatrum Botanicum by John Parkinson (London: Thomas Cotes, 1640)
Date 1640
Period 17th century
Location London TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription in the depiction, centre
inscription in the dipiction, at the top: T
inscription in the depiction, centre: Theatrum / Botanicum / The theatre / of plantes.
inscription in the depiction, centre: or/ An Universall and compleate/ Herball/ Composed by John Parkinson/ Apothecarye of London, and the/ Kings herbalist./ London/ Printed by Tho: Cotes/ 1640
inscription: Adam.
inscription in the depiction, at the bottom right: Solomon.
inscription on the reverse: [...]
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
illustrations AAT
frontispieces (illustrations) AAT
Inventory number 2013-HJ
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
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IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/6694/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 25H landscapes Iconclass
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300263554 animal paintings AAT
Keywords Iconclass 25F animals Iconclass
25G4 plants and herbs Iconclass
71A33 Adam in the Garden of Eden Iconclass
71I story of Solomon Iconclass
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