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Quadrangle of All Souls College and the Radcliffe Library
  • Europe
  • Quadrangle of All Souls College and the Radcliffe Library, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Oxford, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.436
Description

A view of the western side of the quadrangle of All Souls College, as seen from inside Radcliffe Square. The façade of the cloister is a single arcade open to the interior of the quadrangle and links the Chapel to the Library. The central gateway is surmounted with a cupola and four pinnacles at the corners. In the background, one can view the Radcliffe Camera. The central gateway is covered in ivy.