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Monument
Monument
of 123
4890
Monument
Caius Gabriel Cibber's allegorical relief on the west side of Monument's base. It depicts Charles II with his retinue coming to the ruined City of London's aid. In the background behind the City people run from burning houses, behind the King workmen on scaffolding rebuild the houses. In the lower margin is a key.
c1740
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
anon.
Bowles, John (1701-1779)
engraving
paper
60cms
allegory
q8038539
exact