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Beale provides details about chalcography [copper plate engravings], referring to coloured statues in the Henry VII Lady Chapel. Beale also includes an extract of a letter to Mr [John] Evelyn and an extract of a letter to Brereton.

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17th century
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Ink on paper
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4 pages

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John Beale

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John Beale, Paper, 'Of chalcography an humble motion' by Beal [John Beale], 17th century, CLP/2/22, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 24 May 2024

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