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  • A chart of New Zealand by James Cook

    Map, Pen and Ink

    James Cook’s completed chart of New Zealand shows the course of the Endeavour as the ship circumnavigated the North Isla...

  • A Cricket Match in Devonshire Street

    Pen and ink, Monochrome wash, View

    Samuel Hieronymus Grimm was born in Switzerland but it was in England that he spent most of his life and found success a...

  • A drawn view of the back of Whitehall

    Watercolour, Pen and ink, View

    Watercolour views by James Miller have been classified in different ways in different collections. His works are include...

  • A painting on oak showing St Nicholas of Myra

    Pen and Ink, Watercolour

    This watercolour records a painting on oak panel which belonged to Sir John Fenn (1739–94), a Norfolk antiquary and publ...

  • A plan of Landguard Fort

    Pen and Ink, Map

    Cliffs, fields, roads, shoals and inlets are shown on this King’s Topographical Collection map of Harwich on Essex’s Nor...

  • A plan of Solway Moss

    Watercolour, Map, Pen and Ink

    Solway Moss is a lowland peat bog located in Cumbria, near the Scottish border. It was surveyed in January 1772 by John ...

  • A prospect of Dunmanus Bay

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View

    Lying between the Mizen peninsula to the south and Sheep’s Head to the north, Dunmanus Bay is a large and deep natural b...

  • A prospect of Kilmore Fort

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View

    Kilmore or Culmore Fort is located at the mouth of the River Foyle in Northern Ireland. A British frigate can be seen sa...

  • A rude draft of Wotton

    Drawing, Pen and ink

    This sketch by John Evelyn (1620–1706) depicts the prospect from the south of Wotton in Surrey, the Evelyn family seat. ...

  • A view of Northampton from Queen’s Cross on the Lo...

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, Pencil drawing, View

    This prospect of Northampton was produced for the antiquary John Bridges (1666-1724). The viewpoint is Delapré Pa...

  • A view of the Bay of Bantry

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View

    Bantry Bay is located on the Atlantic coast of County Cork, Ireland. It is a deep, large and sheltered natural bay, with...

  • A view of the country about Northampton

    Pencil drawing, Pen and Ink, View

    The antiquary John Bridges and his party can be seen in the foreground of this prospect of Northamptonshire. They are on...

  • A view of the country round Boston taken from Beac...

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, View

    This series of six sheets in the King's Topographical Collection was drawn by 25-year-old Richard Williams, a lieutenant...

  • Aisle of St Mary’s Church, West Tofts

    Pen and Ink, Pencil drawing

    St Mary’s Church in West Tofts, Norfolk, was restored and remodelled from 1849 by Augustus Pugin (1812–52). This is Pugi...

  • All Hallows Northon

    Pencil drawing, Pen and Ink, Monochrome wash, View, Architectural drawing

    The new All Hallows (All Saints) Church in Northampton was re-opened in 1701, following a devastating town fire in 1675....