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Reference numberMS/648/1/124/1
LevelItem
TitlePrint, Woolsthorpe Manor, by William Watkins (fl.1809-1842) after John Nicholas Rhodes (1809-1842)
Date1840
DescriptionLandscape view of Sir Isaac Newton's birthplace in Lincolnshire, in trees and with two sheep foregrounded. Inscribed above "Engraved for the History of Lincolnshire" [eg Thomas Allen's "The History of the County of Lincoln, from the earliest period...Embellished by numerous views" (London & Lincoln , 1834) ]. Inscribed below: "WOLSTHORPE. THE HOUSE IN WHICH SIR ISAAC NEWTON WAS BORN, To C.Babbage Esq. this Plate is respectfully inscribed by the author. J N Rhodes Delt. W Watkins Scult. LONDON PUBLISHED 1832".
Extent1 print
Physical descriptionEngraving on paper
Dimensions152x200mm.
Access statusOpen
Administrative historyCollected by Charles Turnor
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2870Turnor; Charles (1768 - 1853)1768 - 1853
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