The New Public Library, As It Will Appear When Completed

Method Steel engraving with hand colouring
Artist John Le Keux after Frederick Mackenzie
Published [London: Published Octr. 1st 1841, by Tilt & Bogue, Fleet Street.]
Dimensions Image 98 x 137 mm, Plate 147 x 227 mm, Sheet 186 x 268 mm
Notes From Le Keux's Memorials of Cambridge, A series of views of the Colleges, Halls, and Public Buildings, engraved by J. Le Keux; with historical and descriptive accounts by Thomas Wright and H. Longueville (first published in London in 1841).

John Le Keux (1783-1846) was an engraver who was involved in several topographical books including the companion work Memorials of Oxford and Memorials of Cambridge, whilst the artist Frederick Mackenzie (1787-1854) was a watercolour painter and architectural draughtsman who made drawings for Ackermann's University of Oxford and Public Schools, and twenty-four of the Oxford Almnanacks between 1821-1853.

Condition: Overall light time toning and dirt build-up, wear to outer right margin.
Framing unmounted
Price £25.00
Stock ID 43608