|Artist||W.A. Delamotte after a Lady|
|Published||Printed J. Plowman, Oxford c. 1840|
|Dimensions||Image 180 x 300 mm|
A scarce lithographic view of the city from Hinksey Hill.
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.