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Creator:
James Wyatt, 1746–1813, British
Title:
Cobham Hall, Kent: Elevation of Dairy
Date:
ca. 1790
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper with one fold mark
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 21 3/4 inches (33.7 × 55.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper center: "Elevation of a Dairy for the | Earl of Darnley"; in graphite, upper right: "9 lines - 1-8 | 8 ditto - 8 9/8 | 1-3"; in graphite, lower right: "I sent this drawing as the | Little roofs is not in the | Others"; in pen and black ink, center, measurements given; in pen and black ink, lower center, scale 1in=3ft; inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, lower right: "Lord Darnley Dairy"; in graphite, lower half of sheet, measurements and calculations given; in graphite, upper left, "West arches brickworks | West Cloysters the neat"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "(74/8/14/14)(92) | (IR93)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.887
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | chimneys (architectural elements) | dairies (non-mechanized) | elevations (drawings) | pointed arches | windows
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13432
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