Effigies Michaelis Drayton Armigeri, Poetae Clariss. Aetat. Suae L.A. Chr. MDCXIII.
Engraving. 220 x 165mm (8¾ x 6½").
Michael Drayton (1563 - 1631), poet, after the rare 1619 engraving by William Hole. He is most famous for his epic poem, ‘Poly-olbion, or a Chorographicall Description of all the Tracts, Rivers, Mountaines, Forests, and other Parts of Great Britaine,’ 1613. He is buried in Poet's Corner, Wesminster Abbey.
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