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Title(s):

The building of Stafford House.

Published/Created:
[London : s.n., 1838?].
Physical Description:
p. [59]-299, 33 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Gunnis MS 31
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Other architects mentioned include Robert Smirke and Charles Barry.
Lawyer's brief (ms.) prepared for use in a civil action brought by Benjamin Wyatt against the Duke of Sutherland during the course of the building of Stafford House (later Lancaster House) in London. Case was probably never tried. See Colvin, p. 28.
Pencilled title on p. 59: Correspondence, etc., concerning alterations and work on Stafford House.
Colvin, H. "Architects of Stafford House," Architecture History, I (1958) , pp. 17-30.
Harris, J. Catalogue of British drawings for architecture ... in American collections, p. 292.
Colvin article is tipped-in at front; includes presentation inscription from Colvin to Rupert Gunnis.
Subject Terms:
Barry, Charles.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Provenance.
Smirke, Robert, 1752-1845.
Stafford House.
Wyatt, Benjamin Dean, 1775-1855.
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