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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:

Unidentified Country House

Additional Title(s):

Design for a Country House

Date:
between 1700 and 1715
Medium:
Black ink with gray wash on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/16 x 21 1/4 inches (38.3 x 54 cm) and Image: 14 1/4 x 20 3/8 inches (36.2 x 51.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on circle pasted to sheet, within image, upper right, in crest: "QUAM | SIRI | SORTEN(?) | EN · DIEU · EST · TOUT"; on back, lower right: "BRITISH SCHOOL: DESIGN FOR A COUNTRY HOUSE"; on back of mount, lower left: "BRITISH SCHOOL | DESIGN FOR A COUNTRY HOUSE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1975.2.628
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
aerial view | agriculture | architectural subject | coat of arms | country house | country house | crest | design | fields | gate | goats | grass | manor | plan (drawing) | road | trees | walls
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12073
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Country houses in Great Britain., Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1979, p. 66, no. 46, N6764 Y34 1979 (YCBA)


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