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

Hinton St. George, Somerset: Plan of the Dressing Room

Date:
1801
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink, gray and pink wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (Fraying on left and top edges): 12 5/8 x 21 7/8 inches (32.1 x 55.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper right: "Section of the End of Powdering Room | shewing the Bookcase and Door | into Water Closet which are intended to be glazed"; in pen and black ink, upper left: "A. New partition with a Door in the middle and a Fan light over the Door | B. Old Door stopt up and new one made at C | D. Door stopt up"; in pen and black ink, lower left, plan labeled; in pen and black ink, lower center, bar scales labeled"; inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, upper right: "Plan of Ld Poulett's Bed Room | Dressing Rm &c"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower left: "James Wyatt 1801"; signed on verso in pen and black ink, upper right "March 1801"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.411
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bedroom | bookcases | door | dressing rooms | fan lights | plans (drawings) | powder rooms | water closets
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Hinton St George | Somerset | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12006
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