Merton College from the Fields

Method Lithograph with hand colouring
Artist C. Graf after William Delamotte
Published London, Thomas Boys, 1843
Dimensions Image 352 x 247 mm, Sheet 423 x 315 mm
Notes From Original Views of Oxford, its Colleges, Chapels and Gardens from drawings expressly for this work by William Alfred Delamotte. Executed in Lithography by William Gauci, with Historical and Descrpitive notices by Charles Ollier. London: Thomas Boy. 1843

William Alfred Delamotte (1775 - 1863) was a British draughtsman on wood and water colourist. He entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1794 and trained under Benjamin West. Delamotte moved to Oxford where he did numerous works depicting the city. In 1803, Delamotte became the drawing master at the newly established Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst where he remained for 40 years. Delamotte was also known for publishing his own prints.

Condition: Minor staining from previous mount, not affecting image.
Framing mounted
Price £200.00
Stock ID 46393