|Artist||Charles Oliver Murray|
|Published||London, Published Oct., 1, 1886 by the Fine Art Society Limited 148 New Bond Street|
|Dimensions||Image 452 x 310 mm, Plate 500 x 340 mm|
An uncommon view of Magdalen Tower from the shores of the river looking up at the bridge and tower.
Charles Oliver Murray, R.E. (1842-1923) Etcher of landscapes, figures and architectural subjects. Born at Denholm in Roxburghshire, he studied at the Edinburgh School of Design, and at the Royal Scottish Academy Schools where he received the Keith Prize. Murray exhibited at the principal London galleries from 1872, mainly the Royal Academy and the Royal Society for Painter-Etchers and Engravers. He received awards at international exhibitions in London in 1884, in Munich in 1893 and a gold medal in Paris in 1900. Murray lived in South Croydon.