The Great Seal of King Richard the First, 1189 [art original].

Creator:
Tovey, J., active 1793, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pen and ink on laid paper ; circular image 8.7 cm, on sheet 14.1 x 15.5 cm
Notes:
Artist identified as Tovey in the Sotheby's catalogue description of the volume in which this drawing is bound.
Date based on publication date of the work in which this drawing is bound.
Formerly owned by Lindsay Fleming, Aldwick Grange, Bognor Regis, Sussex. Sold at Sotheby's (Lindsay Fleming sale), lot 144, to Pickering & Chatto for W.S. Lewis, 23 March 1972.
Mounted on page 12.2 in volume 1 of James Dallaway's interleaved, extra-illustrated copy of his: Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England. Gloucester : Printed by R. Raikes, for T. Cadell, London, 1793.
Title written in ink below image.
Abstract:
Seal of Richard I showing the king riding a horse to the right, wearing chainmail armor and a helmet; he carries a sword in his right hand and holds in his left hand a shield on which a lion rampant is visible.
Topics:
Seals (Insignia).
Topics:
Dallaway, James,--1763-1834--Ownership.
Fleming, Lindsay--Ownership.
Richard--I,--King of England,--1157-1199.
Language:
English
Genre:
Ink drawings--British--18th century.
Pen works--British--18th century.
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Source Title:
Inquiries into the origin and progress of the science of heraldry in England.
Call Number:
Quarto 142 793D vol.1
Orbis Record:
13680191
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36635
Citation:
J. Tovey, The Great Seal of King Richard the First, 1189. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16702989
PID:
digcoll:4677792