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The North-West Prospect of the University and Town of Cambridge, by Samuel Buck

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An image of The North-West Prospect of the University and Town of Cambridge, 1743. Buck, Samuel (British, 1696-1779). Pen, ink, graphite, grey wash on paper laid down on board. Height: 300 mm x width: 850 mm.

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The North-West Prospect of the University and Town of Cambridge, 1743. Buck, Samuel (British, 1696-1779). Pen, ink, graphite, grey wash on paper laid down on board. Height: 300 mm x width: 850 mm.

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  • Accession Number: 756(1)
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Image Library
  • Image height: 338 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 100.71kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 19/1
  • Captured: 2010:01:27 08:54:01

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