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Creator:
James Wyatt, 1746–1813, British
Title:
Cobham Hall, Kent: Great Dressing Room
Date:
ca. 1790
Medium:
Pen and black ink over traces of graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper with six fold marks
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 5/8 x 16 1/4 inches (34.6 x 41.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, center: "Great Dressing Room West Front"; in pen and brown ink, upper right: "from top of Surbase to foot of Architrave"; in pen and brown ink, throughout, dimensions given; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center: "For the Rigt Hon.ble | The Earl of Darnley"; in graphite, lower right: "(74/8/14/14) (82) | (IR 93)"

watermark in the center

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.818
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | doorframes | doors | dressing rooms | fireplaces | plans (drawings) | windows
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:13256
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