View book record
Book ID: 3038
Title The Fishmongers’ Pageant, on Lord Mayor’s Day, 1616. Chrysanaleia, the Golden Fishing, devised by Anthony Munday, citizen and draper. Represented in twelve plates by Henry Shaw, F.S.A., from contemporary drawings in the possession of the Worshipful Company of Fishmongers. Accompanied with various illustrative documents, and an historical introduction . . .
Authors Munday, Anthony; Nichols, John Gough (introd.)
Year of event 1616
Event description Inauguration as Lord Mayor of London of John Leman (1544-1632)
Event type Installation as Lord Mayor of London
Event place London
Publication info London: [John Gough Nichols]; printed for the Worshipful Company of Fishmongers; 1844; 2°
Pages 32pp
Illustrations 12 hand coloured illustrations by Henry Shaw
Festival type Allegorical figures; Festival cars, chariots and floats; Processions
Rulers Leman, John, Lord Mayor of London
Artists Shaw, Henry
Shelfmark BL 813.k.10.; BL HS.74/1989 ; BNF 51.H.2; BNF Fol-RA9-28; V&A 108.B.56; V&A 51.H.1
Notes The text of the Chrysanaleia is reproduced in the appendix. Copies at BL HS.74/1989 and V&A 51. H.1 and V&A 51.H.2 are the 2nd edition from 1859 (40pp). The illustrations are printed in black and white. See also Book ID 2625.