|Artist||Francis S. Walker|
|Dimensions||Image 118 x 182 mm, Plate 134 x 197 mm, Sheet 225 x 285 mm|
A view of Magdalen college and the bridge, from the college gardens.
Francis S Walker (1848 - 1916) was an Irish draughtsman on wood, mezzotint engraver, etcher, genre and landscape painter. He moved to London in 1868 to work as a wood-engraver for the Dalziel brothers. In 1880 he began to make etchings, and in 1897 was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers.
Condition: Fine impression. Outline of a book etched to margin.