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Copies in pen and ink of sixty-five of the H. B. caricatures

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MS. Eng. hist. b. 133

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Copies in pen and ink of sixty-five of the H. B. caricatures (by John Doyle) between 1830 and 1837, made by mrs. H. Wingfield of Kettel Hall, Oxford:
  1. Six printed caricatures, 1834-53, also occur at fols. 2, 12, 69-72, 76
  2. At fol. 73 are three original caricatures ascribed to 'J. W. Bunbury', 1760-99
  3. At fol. 78 104 copies (by mrs. Wingfield?) of plates in Hood's Whims and Oddities (about 1830?)
  4. Two of the plates relate to Oxford life, 'Drill extraordinary, or University discipline' (1834: fol. 13, cf. 12) and 'The Hopes of the Family. An admission to the University' (Bunbury, 1799: fol. 73)

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1760-1837

Extent

91 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. b. 133, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. b. 133

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20368

Overview

Copies in pen and ink of sixty-five of the H. B. caricatures

Biographical / Historical

Mrs. H. Wingfield (fl. 1760-1837) of Kettel Hall, Oxford.

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. 30460

Immediate Source of Acquisition

First referenced about 1860-70 (?).

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

15 1/4 × 21 1/8 in.
Title
Copies in pen and ink of sixty-five of the H. B. caricatures
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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