Oriel College

Method Lithograph with hand colouring
Artist William Gauci after William Delamotte
Published London, Thomas Boys, 1843
Dimensions Image 352 x 250 mm, Sheet 425 x 320 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 Gauci was a lithographer and publisher (1826 - 1854; fl.) He worked in London and was the son of Maxim Gauci also a printmaker.

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 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: Some minor staining from previous mount, not affecting image.
Framing mounted
Price £200.00
Stock ID 46392

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