Virgilius collatione scriptorum graecorum illustratus: opera et industria Fulvii Ursini
1567 Owned by Roger Ascham
Vellum binding with linen ties
Treatment required: Reattach spine and box
Adoption Cost: £150.00
Isaac Watts - Congregational minister, poet, hymn writer and author of educational manuals, including Logic 1725. Portrait: oil painting.
Painted C. 1720-1735 Description: grey eyebrows; dark grey eyes, grey wig parted in the centre; white bands and a green silk gown with russet lining; brown background; dark brown painted oval, strongly lit to the left. The National Portrait Gallery seems to have a copy of this portrait. The painting was given to the library by the executors of Mrs Abney s will.
Corporate Adoption: £4,240
We have raised £400.00. December 2017
We have a target and are trying to raise £1,000 through the Congregational and URC churches.
Condition: The surface is damaged with two deep scratches and the painting needs to be cleaned repaired and reglazed.
Treatment required: See Dr Williams’s Library website dwl.ac.uk
Adoption Cost: £4240.00