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Creator:
unknown artist, nineteenth century
Title:
St. Paul's First Stone Laid June 21, 1675 by Sir Christopher Wren / Finished 35 years after 1710
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, graphite, pen and brown ink and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, mounted on, moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/16 × 7 7/8 inches (16 × 20 cm) and Mount: 7 3/8 × 9 inches (18.7 × 22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, on mount, lower left: "First stone laid June 21 1675 by Sir Christopher Wren. | Finished 35 years after - 1710."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1162
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | church
Associated Places:
England | London | St. Paul's Cathedral
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11796
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