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View of Blenheim House, Oxfordshire

View of Blenheim House, Oxfordshire

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Title:
View of Blenheim House, Oxfordshire
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a painting on the fore-edge of each volume. Vol. I: View of Blenheim House, Oxfordshire; the view is from the opposite bank of the river.
Date:
1804–1805
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Castles & palaces
Fishermen
Fishing
Blenheim Palace (England)
Places:
EnglandOxfordshire (county)Woodstock
Blenheim Palace
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1804-1805.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Solitude : to which are added the life of the author, notes historical and explanatory, a copious index and seven beautiful engravings by Ridley / written originally by J.G. Zimmerman, vol. 1
Additional information: Depicts Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, seat of the Duke of Marlborough.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000154A
Call #:
BJ1499 .S6Z5 1798x
Barcode:
39999063117202