Founders & Benefactors of Lincoln College, with a birds eye View of the Building

Method Copper engraving
Artist Joseph Skelton after George Vertue
Published Published as the Act directs Mar. 2nd 1818 by J. Skelton St. Aldates, Oxford
Dimensions Image 200 x 250 mm Plate 250 x 320 mm Sheet 275 x 343 mm
Notes From the Oxford Almanac for the Year 1743, from Oxonia Antiqua Restaurata by Joseph Skelton.

Skelton began publishing parts to this work from 1818 but it was not until 1820 that the project was completed and was only fully published three years later in 1823.

Joseph Skelton (1781 - 1850) was an English engraver of topographical and antiquarian subjects. He is best-known for his plates in 'Oxonia Antiqua Illustrata' (1823); 'Engraved Illustrations of Antiente Arms and Armour from the Collection at Goodrich Court from the Drawings, and with the Descriptions of Dr. Meyrick' (1830) (2 vols); and Girault's 'Les Beautes de la France' (1850). He settled in France in the latter part of his life and was elected FSA in 1844. His brother William Skelton was also an engraver.
Framing mounted
Price £45.00
Stock ID 38079

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