North East View of the Old Church of St. Ebbe

Method Copper engraving with hand colouring
Artist Joseph Skelton after John Couldroy
Published Published as the Act June 1, 1818 by J. Skelton, St. Aldates, Oxford.
Dimensions Image 175 x 245 mm, Plate 240 x 305 mm
Notes A view of the Old Church of St. Ebbe in Oxford, from 'Oxonia Antiqua Restaurata' by Joseph Skelton. Skelton began publishing parts of this work from 1818 but it was not completed until 1820 and 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 £75.00
Stock ID 50578

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