Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter
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.
- Creation: c.1820-1824
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 409, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. hist. c. 409
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 10794-2
Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter, c. 1820-1824.
Biographical / Historical
Sir Robert Ker Porter, 1777-1842, was an English painter, writer, and diplomat.
Other Finding Aids
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.
- Notes by Sir Robert Ker Porter, c. 1820-1824
- EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
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