Michael Burghers (late 17th century – early 18th century)
Pembroke College Oxford

56x44cm
c. 1700, later restrike
On B F K Rives watermarked paper

‘Came to England soon after Louis XIV took Utrecht, and settled at Oxford where besides several other things he engraved the almanacs; his first appeared in 1676, without his name. He made many small views fo the new buildings at Queen’s-college, and drew an exact plan of the old chapel before it was pulled down.’ (Horace Walpole ‘A catalogue of engravers who have been born or resided in England’)

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Condition: Restrike print. Some foxing to margins and just into plate marks. On watermarked Rives paper.