William Camden Clarenceux. Obijt A.o D. 1623. Aetatis suae LXXIII.
[n.d. c.1695; but later.]
Copper engraving, later impression. Plate 296 x 203mm. 11¾ x 8". Trimmed close to plate, some creasing.
William Camden, head and shoulders in an oval, wearing a chain and cap; frontispiece to his 'Britannia', ed. by Gibson (1695). William Camden (1551-1623) was an British antiquary and historian. He wrote the first chorographical survey of the islands of Great Britain and Ireland and the first detailed historical account of the reign of Elizabeth I of England.
See NPG: D21096.
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