Cornbury Park

Method Etching
Artist George Hollis after P. Dewint
Dimensions Image 181 x 278 mm, Plate 256 x 379 mm, Sheet 341 x 500 mm
Notes Unfinished proof.

George Hollis was a well-known artist and engraver who worked in Oxford in the first half of the nineeteenth century, many of whose engravings were published by James Ryman, a printseller in the High Street. Ryman's. Hollis's views were published separately from 1819 before being bound as a volume with descriptive text in 1839. Illustrations of Oxford is a comparitively rare work with some uncommon views of the colleges to which celebrated artists like T. S. Boys, Frederick Nash and J. S. Prout made relevant contributions.

Condition: some foxing to image and beyond to plate mark, tear to left within plate but not affecting image.
Framing unmounted
Price £50.00
Stock ID 20412