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Seventy-eight drawings of Oxford and the neighbourhood

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MS. Top. Oxon b. 3

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Seventy-eight drawings of Oxford and the neighbourhood (Cuddesdon, Godstow, Wytham and Iffley); with one of a tree blown down in KenSington Garden, London, in 1816, and a few miscellaneous ones.

The drawings are all by C. Nattes, and sometimes dated 1804 and signed: they are in pencil, but usually heightened with ink, and are of considerable value.

Dates

  • drawn and written in A. D. 1804 by C. Nattes

Extent

80 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon b. 3, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon b. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19991

Overview

Seventy-eight drawings of Oxford and the neighbourhood, drawn and written in A. D. 1804 by C. Nattes.

Biographical / Historical

C. Nattes (fl. 1804).

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 29605.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought on March 18, 1885, from mr. G. W. Baker of London, for £10.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

17 × 13 1/8 in.
Title
Seventy-eight drawings of Oxford and the neighbourhood
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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