The short legged, stern figure of William Elias Taunton (1773-1835), Recorder of Oxford and Justice of the King’s Bench, stands in profile to the left. He wears wrinkled breeches, baggy hessian boots and a low crowned hat. He is said to have been one of those responsible for inviting Dighton to Oxford. BM 10779.
A View taken from the Town Hall Oxford.
Robert Dighton A View taken from the Town Hall Oxford. London, R. Dighton May 1st 1807 Etching Original hand-colouring 280x210mm
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