Samuel Sparrow (active 1800) after John Kirby Baldrey (1750 – 1823)

Emmanuel College, Cambridge



35 x 49 cm

An engraving of Emmanuel College’s neoclassical facade, complete with strolling undergraduates in pairs. The engraving was printed in the Cambridge Almanack in 1806.

Samuel Sparrow was a British engraver of landscapes and architectural scenes after his fellow artists, often published as bookplates.

John Kirkby Baldrey was a draughtsman and engraver who provided designs for the Cambridge University Almanack between 1803 and 1810.

Condition: generally very good; some age toning.

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