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

View of Oxford from the South Side of Heddington Hill

Part Of:

Collective Title: Oxford Almanacks

Date:
1808
Medium:
Line engraving, published state on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/4 × 17 7/8 inches (36.2 × 45.4 cm) and Image: 12 5/8 × 17 5/8 inches (32.1 × 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "1808"

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A.del."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by James Basire."; lettered, lower center: "VIEW of OXFORD from the SOUTH SIDE of HEDDINGTON HILL."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6524
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge | carriage | chain bolt | church | city | clouds | coachman | college | distant view | dome | driving | farming | fence | field | hill | horse | house | landscape | man | riding | road | tower | tree | university | walking | woman | woods
Associated Places:
Chiltern Hills | England | Haddington Hill | Oxford | Oxfordshire | Radcliffe Camera | United Kingdom | University Church of St Mary the Virgin | University of Oxford
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15748
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