RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 23
Datec 1802-1831
Extent1 volume
Title'Bird Book' containing watercolour illustrations of birds and eggs
DescriptionThe volume is a bound series of seventy-five watercolour illustrations of birds and one of eggs, some of which are annotated and dated (from 1802 at the earliest to 1831 at the latest) and which seem to be local to the Devon/Cornwall border: some are recorded to have been sketched 'at the boathouse', and Calstock is on the River Tamar. A number of sketches have contemporary manuscript notes attached.
Admin HistoryThis is an anonymous volume which once belonged to C. H. Hopwood and was possibly written and/or illustrated by him.
Access StatusOpen
Related MaterialNo related papers are known.
Access ConditionsUsual EUL arrangements apply. Due to the use of watercolour throughout the volume, reproduction is not usually permitted.
Finding_AidsThe illustrations which make up the volume are unlisted.
C H Hopwood
Mgt_GroupVisual culture papers
DS/UK/272Hopwood; C H
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