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[Cambridge Senate House] To His Most Gracious Majesty William IVth King of Great Britain and Ireland ~
[Cambridge Senate House] To His Most Gracious Majesty William IVth King of Great Britain and Ireland ~ This Print of The Interior of the Senate-House, Cambridge, during the Ceremony of the Installation of the Marquis Camden, as Chancellor of the University, is with permission humbly dedicated, by His Majesty's most devoted Subject & Servant, Thomas Dighton. Proof.
Drawn and Etched by Thomas Dighton. Aquatinted by R.G. Reeve. Printed by S.H. Hawkins.
[n.d., c.1834.]
Fine etching and aquatint on chine collé. 560 x 635mm (22 x 25"), with very large margins.
A packed Senate House for the installation of John Jeffreys Pratt (1759-1840), 1st Marquess Camden, MP for Bath, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1795-98 (resigning because of the rebellion of 1798, Secretary of State for War and the Colonies 1804-5. He was Chancellor of Cambridge University 1834-40.
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Commemoration of the Installation of his Grace the Duke of Wellington as Chancellor of the University of Oxford.
Commemoration of the Installation of his Grace the Duke of Wellington as Chancellor of the University of Oxford.
[T. Dighton.]
[n.d., c.1834.]
Very fine hand-coloured lithograph. Rare. Original colour. Sheet: 545 x450mm, (21½ x 17¾"). Faint creasing. Trimmed to image.
The audience is carefully divided, with women, doctors and noblemen, masters of the arts and undergraduates all occupying seperate areas of the Sheldonian theatre to witness Wellington's installation at Oxford.
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