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The University and City of Oxford 1753: 756

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Current Location: In storage


The University and City of Oxford 1753


Draughtsman: Buck, Samuel



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1914-03) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1753


Drawing for the engraving date 1753 in 'Buck's Antiquities'

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 809 mm Width 277 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S. Buck
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 756
Primary reference Number: 9121
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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