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Oxford Almanack 3 .

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Oxford University Almanack 3

The Oxford Almanack, has been published by Oxford University Press since 1674. The Almanack, is one of a series of broadsides commissioned from the Oxford University Press who originally held the national monopoly on publishing almanacs. The engravings are a sequence done by brilliant engravers such as, Basire, Vertue and the Rookers and James Basire,to more recently Michael Burghers who used imagery ranging from the emblematic to the topographic.J.M.W.Turner's first employment was drawing the pictures for engraving Large folio (52 x 39cm)......Any print will be reserved upon receiving an email and kept for a week to allow a cheque to arrive...



Oxford Almanack  1835 The Hythe Bridge with Tower of the Castle.
Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery
 
The Entrance to Trinity College Joseph Skelton after John Buckler 1817
 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery

Wadham College from the Garden
Joseph Skelton after C.Wild  dated 1819 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery

The Theatre
Joseph Skelton after J. Buckler  dated 1820 font Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition 

Staircase leading to the Hall of Christ Church.1831 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery


Entrance to Magdalen College  1826 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55

Interior of St Mary's Church 1834 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery


University Printing House 1832 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery


Inner Quadrangle of St John's College 1845 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery

University College from the High Street 1853 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery


    A View of Folly Bridge in the Year 1827 1854 Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; in remarkable condition £55 inc delivery


New Hall Pembroke College 1858
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1798 Merton College from the Fields     J.Basire after E.Dayes
Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin


1797     Magdalen Tower and Bridge.

   J.Basire after E.Dayes Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; 

1796     West Front of Christ Church. 
  J.Dadley after E.Dayes Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin


 

1795  Wadham College from the Garden. 
   J.Dadley after E.Dayes Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin

1794  Astronomical Observatory. South View  
 W.Lowry after J.Dixon Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin


1793     Quadrangle  of New College Chapel SW corner  
 W.Lowry after J.Dixon Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin



1792  North Front of Corpus Christi College, from Christ Church    Isaac Taylor from D.Harris
Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin



1791 New Library of Oriel College  
  Isaac Taylor from D.Harris Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin





1790 All Souls College from the West, 





1789  Original Entrance to the Cloisœrs of Magdalen College 
    Isaac Taylor from D.Harris Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; 


1788 East end of Merton College Chapel, from the first Quadrangle     Michael Rooker
Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ;  £55 inc delivery these all have varying water marks to the base right corner in the margin




1787  New Buildings ,Magdalen College from the Grove      Michael Rooker
Published 1866  restrike of the earlier  Oxford Almanack engraved view of Oxford and its surroundings, all originally published for 'The Oxford Almanack', all proofs before titles and letters.  From 'A Century and a half of designs engraved for the Oxford Almanac for the years 1716 -1865 ' published 1866 by OUP These are distinguished by the small date to the top right of the image but as they used the plates on quality paper sans the text they are often a better option for framing and oddly are rarer than many cut down originals . By Joseph Skelton who used original plates and copies the damaged plates for  his folio ; 


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