Eton College, from the Thames

#Picture Number PL27

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picturesque distant view of Eton College from the banks of the river Thames. Cows stand in the water, and in the foreground a fisherman sits under a willow beside his punt.

‘Ye distant spires, ye antique towers/That crown the watery glade, … Whose turf, whose shade,  whose flowers among/Wanders the hoary Thames along/His silv er-winding way …’ (Thomas Gray).