|Dimensions||Image 172 x 241 mm, Plate 180 x 247 mm, Sheet 231 x 335 mm|
A rare view of the buildings in Osney in 1720 by Michael Burghers. The buildings depicted are the medieval oast houses, a modern dwelling the Abbey Mill, and remains of the old bridge.
Michael Burghers (1653-1727) was an engraver. Born in Amsterdam, Burghers emigrated to England soon after 1672. He worked in Oxford, initially as Loggan's assistant from 1673, and was appointed University engraver after Loggan's death in 1692.
Condition: Diagonal crease just affecting the upper right corner of the image. Diagonal crease in upper left margin not affecting the image. Light foxing in the left margin not affecting the image.