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Print - Hackney Parish Church

Hackney Parish Church

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Hackney (drawn)

  • Date:

    December 1841 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Horstig (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Hon. Arthur Villiers

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 17, box III

Physical description

Lithograph of a north view of Hackney Parish Church.

Place of Origin

Hackney (drawn)


December 1841 (printed)


Horstig (lithographer)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

Horstig delt. / Printed by A. Gordon 145 Strand


height: 8.25 in, width: 12.5 in

Object history note

This object was part of the John Edmund Gardner collection of topographical prints and drawings of London. After Gardner's death the collection passed to his son Edmund Thomas, but was sold to Edward Coates MP in 1910. The collection was sold again in 1923 after Coates' death, and was split between various institutions and private collectors. The portion connected with Hoxton, Homerton, Hackney and Bethnal Green was bought by the Hon. Arthur Villiers and donated to the Bethnal Green Museum.

Descriptive line

Lithograph of Hackney Parish Church, view from the north, Horstig, ca. 1845.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from departmental handlist.



Subjects depicted

Religion; Rural areas; Churches


Prints; Religion; Christianity


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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