Sketches in water-colour and sepia by Dean Liddell of buildings and scenery in Great Britain, France, Switzerland, Madeira, etc., in the second half of the 19th century.
Sketches by Dean Liddell
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Drawings gen. d. 1-8, e. 1-4
- Dates of Creation19th century
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description12 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
Henry George Liddell (1811-1898) was Dean of Christ Church Oxford, 1856-1891. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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The sketches were bought from G.A. Poynder, Reading bookseller, in 1911.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 35353-64.