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Creator:
Hugh Cairncross, died 1808
Title:

Designs for Ardgowan House, A Volume

Part Of:

Collective Title: Plans for Ardgowan House

Date:
1797
Medium:
Album of 6 bound and 3 loose drawings
Dimensions:
Cover: 19 1/2 × 29 1/2 inches (49.5 × 74.9 cm) and Binding: 19 inches (48.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite on inside of front cover: "AD 472"

Stamped inside front cover: "McKelvie & Sons | Binders Greenock"

Gilt lettering on front cover: "PLANS | OF | ARDGOWAN HOUSE | 1797"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower left: "H. Cairncross. Archt. 1797"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.809
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12217
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