Collection items

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  • Capriccio

    Etching, Letterpress, Pen and ink

    This capriccio or fanciful combination of fragments of sculpture, architecture and archaeological ruins inscribed with a...

  • Prospect of Bishopscourt, Isle of Man

    Pen and Ink, View

    This drawing of Bishopscourt, Isle of Man, is from Daniel King’s sketchbook at the British Library. It shows the former ...

  • St Albans and De Ladyinghe In Her Perck

    Pen and ink, Wash, View

    George III’s King’s Topographical Collection contains two little known drawings by Michiel van Overbeek (fl.1663-1709). ...

  • The Corinthian Order

    Pencil drawing, Pen and ink, Architectural drawing

    These drawings are copies after two illustrations from the Regole generali di architettura (1537) by Italian architect, ...

  • William Segar, Garter Principall King of Arms

    Pen and ink, Bodycolour, Parchment

    After becoming Garter King of Arms in 1607, William Segar (about 1554-1633) was granted arms in 1612 and knighted in 161...