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Creator:
James Wyatt, 1746–1813, British
Title:

[One of] Five Designs for a Church

Additional Title(s):

Plan of the Roofs for a Church

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper with four fold marks
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches (31.1 x 46.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Plan of the Roofs"; in pen and brown ink, upper left: "Roof of Chancel"; in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Roof of Church"; in pen and brown ink, throughout (five times) "Gutter"; in pen and brown ink, center (twice): "Valley"; in graphite, lower left, calculations given; in graphite, lower left: "North Side"; in graphite, lower left: "South Wall"; inscribed in graphite, upper left: "AD 575"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.412
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | chancels | gutters (building drainage components) | religious building | roofs | valley gutters
Associated Places:
United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11999
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