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John Evelyn (1620-1706).

John Evelyn (1620-1706).
John Evelyn (1620-1706).
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H4576
Description: A relief sculpture depicting the diarist John Evelyn (1620-1706). He was also treasurer of the Royal Hospital for Seamen in Greenwich between 1695-1703. Evelyn's work kept the Hospital going during its earliest years. He had a house in Deptford throughout this period.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 17th century
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory Greenwich New Opportunities Fund  
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