Vue de Cambridge du côte de l ‘Occident.
Engraving of Cambridge from the West, c. 1707
A view of the city of Cambridge from the west, with labourers toiling away in fields in the foreground, collecting the harvest. As well as a key to the colleges represented, the item also depicts the city and university arms.
This engraving is based on the earlier and larger work entitled 'Cantabrigia Illustrata' (1690) by the English baroque engraver, draughtsman and painter; David Loggan.
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