Folly Bridge was demolished in 1770 which suggests that the painting may date from the mid-18th century, although it remained a convention to include the bridge in depictions of the view throughout the century.
Folly Bridge at Oxford by Unknown Artist, 17501770
© Museum of the History of Science
- Oil on canvas
- 44 x 31 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- A E Gunther through The Art Fund