Duke Humfrey’s Llbrary, Oxford, England, 1980s?
AN ELEGANT original vintage poster for Duke Humfrey's Library, the oldest section of the Bodleian Library of the University of Oxford.
Size 60cm x 42cm
Condition Very good. Minor surface scuffing at bottom right. If you would like to know more please get in touch.
Background The library originates with the personal collection of Humphrey of Lancaster (1390-1447), brother of King Henry V. He left his books to Oxford University. As the poster explains, the oldest part is 15th century, though it was expanded and altered in the 17th century.
Design Triokesh Mukherjee
Printer Expression Printers London