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Creator:
Henry Phillip Hope, active 1799–1818
Title:

Adrian Hope's House II: Ante Room - Plan and Elevations of Walls

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and black ink, watercolor, graphite on smooth, thin, beige wove tracing paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (four corners removed): 17 3/8 × 17 inches (44.1 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "Ante Room"; in pen and black ink, center: "NB This room will be a perfect | square - the space within the windows | should be carpeted - the marble | slab for the fire place should be 5 ft long | and 1 ft 6 wide but if the chimney piece be only | a pedestal for the figure enclosing a stove | the capret shoudl run through without any | slab: the recess for the door should be | capreted like the Ante Room - the doors being | hung as shown by the dotted lines"; in pen and black ink, center: "18'7"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "16 feet"; in pen and black ink, upper center and right, dimensions given

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4824
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14410
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