St. John's card

St. John's

WAG 2470

Currently not on display

Information

Rimmer was an artist and architectural historian - he published many books examining historic buildings, illustrating them himself. He published 'Pleasant Spots Around Oxford' in 1878, for which this is a prepatory sketch. The published engravings were done by Percy Roberts after Rimmer's sketches. St John's is one of the colleges of Oxford University. It was founded in 1555.