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Guard-book of drawings

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MS. Drawings gen. a. 5

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Guard-book of drawings, including:
  1. Fols. 1-5. pen-and-ink plans and elevations of Indian temples, 18th century
  2. Fol. 8. view of Fort St. George, Madras, 1708; (fols. 9-18) photograph, drawings and engraving of Irish croziers by J. O. Westwood, 19th century
  3. Fol. 19. panoramic view of Moscow, 18th century (removed from A. Guagninus, Sarmatiae Europeae descriptio ([Cracov] 1578) [pr. bk.] fol. Δ. 199.

Dates

  • 18th-19th century.

Extent

20 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Drawings gen. a. 5, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Drawings gen. a. 5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16268

Overview

Guard-book of drawings, 18th-19th century.

Biographical / Historical

John Obadiah Westwood, 1805-1893, was an English entomologist and archaeologist also noted for his artistic talents.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1924-32.
Title
Guard-book of drawings, 18th-19th century
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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