[Seals from 1170 to 1301] [art original].

Creator:
Tovey, J., active 1793, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pen and ink on laid paper ; image 23.3 x 18.2 cm, on sheet 24.5 x 19.5 cm
Notes:
"Plate I"--Written above image.
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 396.1 in volume 2 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 devised by curator.
Abstract:
Drawing of six seals, each numbered (from "No. 1" to "No. 6") in the upper left and labeled below with the name of the English king that used it and the date it was used. Depicted are seals used by Henry III in 1226, 1240, and 1243; seals used by Edward I in 1278 and 1301; and a seal used by Henry II in 1170.
Topics:
Seals (Insignia).
Topics:
Dallaway, James,--1763-1834--Ownership.
Edward--I,--King of England,--1239-1307.
Fleming, Lindsay--Ownership.
Henry--II,--King of England,--1133-1189.
Henry--III,--King of England,--1207-1272.
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
Orbis Record:
13688314
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36649
Citation:
J. Tovey, Seals from 1170 to 1301. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16703574
PID:
digcoll:4679326