[Oriel College]

Method Etching
Artist Charles Oliver Murray
Published c.1890
Dimensions Image 173 x 252 mm, Plate 201 x 272 mm
Notes Signed in pencil.

An etching of the front quad of Oriel College with figures in academic dress in the foreground, with another holding a tennis racket .

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.

Condition: Creases to left side of image and bottom right corner.
Framing mounted
Price £150.00
Stock ID 51669