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

Cobham Hall, Kent: Cornice Full Size for the Chimney of the Dairy

Additional Title(s):

Cobham Hall, Kent: Cornice for the Chimney

Date:
1795
Medium:
Pen and black and brown ink over traces of graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper with two fold marks
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 22 3/4 inches (35.6 x 57.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, center: "Cornice for the Chimney"; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Cornice full size for the Chimney | of the Dairy | Lord Darnley"; in graphite, lower right: "(74/8/14/14) (IR93)"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "James Wyatt Arch.t"; dated on verso in pen and black ink, upper right: "Aug.st 1795"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.805
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chimneys (architectural elements) | cornices
Associated Places:
Cobham | Cobham Hall | England | Kent | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13172
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