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date: 30 March 2020

Shaw, Henrylocked

(1800–1873)
  • Rowan Watson

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Shaw, Henry (1800–1873), antiquary and illuminator, was born in London on 4 July 1800; nothing is known of his family or education. A precocious architectural draughtsman, he published details of ornament from English medieval churches in 1823 (A Series of Details of Gothic Architecture...

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Society of Antiquaries of London
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