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Pencil drawings by John Preston Neale of Oxfordshire views, county seats and churches

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Pencil drawings by John Preston Neale of Oxfordshire views, county seats and churches.

Includes drawings of: Enstone, 1822; Dorchester, n.d.; Blenheim Palace, 1822-1823; Charlbury, 1814; Cokethorpe Park, 1824; Caversham Park, 1824; Glympton Park, 1822; Ditchley Park, 1822; Shirburn Castle, 1816; Stonor Park, 1822; St. Peter in the East, Oxford, 1824; St. Mary the Virgin, Oxford, 1824; St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford, 1824; Chipping Norton church, 1814; Iffley mill, 1826; Witney church, 1814; barn at Nettlebed, n.d.; Dorchester church, 1816, 1824; Bicester, 1826; Eynsham, 1814; 'Four Shires Stone', Chastleton, 1814; Henley, 1817; Benson, 1816; and Thame, 1816.

Dates

  • 1814-1826

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS Top. Oxon. b. 282].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS Top. Oxon. b. 282-283

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13256

Biographical / Historical

John Preston Neale (1780-1847) was an architectural draughtsman. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library, Christie's, 24 March 1982, lot 103.

Bibliography

See John Preston Neale Views of the seats of noblemen and gentlemen III, (1st series, 1818-23), plates 55, 57-9, 65; John Preston Neale Views of the seats of noblemen and gentlemen, I (2nd series, 1824-9), plates 31-2; and John Preston Neale and John Le Keux Views of the most interesting collegiate and parochial churches II (1825), plates 5-6, 8 and 10.
Title
Pencil drawings by John Preston Neale of Oxfordshire views, county seats and churches
Status
Completed
Author
Susan Thomas
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom