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Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 409

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Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter, mainly on military colonisation in Russia, and the situation in Persia in 1820, c.1820-1824, with some pages in the hand of Jane Porter.

Dates

  • c.1820-1824

Extent

36 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 409, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. c. 409

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10794-2

Overview

Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter, c. 1820-1824.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Robert Ker Porter, 1777-1842, was an English painter, writer, and diplomat.

Custodial History

Inscribed '117' on fol. 1; Phillipps MS. 24368 (previously numbered 25368 in error); W. H. Robinson, cat. 82 (1952), 608.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 28 June 1966, lot 485.
Title
Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter, c. 1820-1824
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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