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Creator:
Print made by James Basire, 1769–1822, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

A View of Worcester College &c.

Part Of:

Collective Title: Oxford Almanacks, 1799-1811

Date:
1804
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof (c) on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/2 × 21 1/4 inches (39.4 × 54 cm), Plate: 15 1/8 × 19 3/4 inches (38.4 × 50.2 cm), and Image: 12 3/4 × 17 5/8 inches (32.4 × 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "A View of Worcester College etc. 1804"; inscribed in graphite on verso, lower right: "Engraver's Choice Proof | Rare | A View of Worcester College etc."

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R." Watermark. right: "J. WHATMAN 1804"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by Wm. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by James Basire."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6520
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | basket | carpenter | carpentry | cart | chain | cityscape | clouds | college | fence | hoop | laborer | man | road | saw | sawing | shovel | stone | streetlamp | tower | tree | university | window | wood | yoke
Associated Places:
England | Oxford | Oxfordshire | United Kingdom | University of Oxford | Worcester College
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15740
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