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University of Oxford view copper engraving Beeverell Aa 1727
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University of Oxford view copper engraving Beeverell Aa 1727

Antique copperplate engraving of James Beeverell & Pieter van der Aa from the antology: 'Les Délices de la Grand' Bretagne, & de l'Irelande'. A very fine coloured copper engraving showing a view of the University of Oxford, England, 1727.

SIZE: 
h 15,2 cm x w 17,4 cm

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Product no.: 42262213

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Antique copperplate engraving of James Beeverell & Pieter van der Aa from the antology: 'Les Délices de la Grand' Bretagne, & de l'Irelande'. A very fine coloured copper engraving showing a view of the University of Oxford, England 1727.

CAPTION OF THE ENGRAVING:
"Le College de L´Universite
1. La Chapéle. 2. La Bibliotheque. 3. Refectoire. 4. Le Logement du Principal."

ARTIST/ CARTOGRAPHER:
James Beeverell & Pieter van der Aa (1659 - 1733)

The work 'Les Délices de la Grand' Bretagne, & de l'Irelande' has continuing its value because of the fine copperplate engravings and the detailed informations it gives about the inhabitants, their customs, speech and religion.
The antology was printed by the Dutch mapmaker and publisher Pieter van der Aa, who specialized on topography, travel and natural history and is best known of his maps and atlases.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Interesting, detailed and fine copperplate engraving view by James Beeverell and Pieter van der Aa taken from the antology 'Les Délices de la Grand'Bretagne et de L'Irlande' (1727), showing the University of Oxford , England.
The print shows on the right-top of the page the imprinting Pag. 939 b. The nice looking title cartouche shows an emblem. 
 

IMAGE SIZE:
leaf approx.  h 15,2 cm x w 17,4 cm

CONDITION:
The print is in  very good condition and free of damages. The paper has a watermark three foldings and is minimal stained and yellowed.
The print of the copper engraving is still strong and clear. The right side of the paper - not the view - has been cut.

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