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Pictures Dated 23rd May 2017
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Featured 23 May 2017 Print
`Boke of Scraps relating to Shakespere his House'
ER1/129. `Boke of Scraps relating to Shakespere his House' : a collection made by Theodosius Purland, Ph.D, 1847-1864. The volume consists of newspaper cuttings, printed matter, letters, conditions of sale, advertisements, circulars, playbills etc. relating to the sale by auction of Shakespeare's Birthplace and to the funds raised for its purchase in 1847; contains material up to 1864. Folio 133 (removed from Volume and now kept in Prints and Drawings Collection). Original drawing of the Auction by P.W. Archer which was engraved for the Illustrated London News special edition of 1847. ER1/112 folio 73r has an annotated version identifying each figure.
Dimensions (H, W): Sheet: 204 x 306mm. Drawing:148 x 242mm.
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