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Creator:
James Wyatt, 1746–1813, British
Title:
Five Designs for a House in the Gothic Style: Plan of the Chamber Story
Date:
1791
Medium:
Pen and black ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 3/8 x 17 5/8 inches (59.4 x 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper center: "Plan of the Chamber Story"; in pen and black ink, lower center; "Flat over Cloister 12 f. 0 wide & 54.0 long"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "11:0 Diam."; in pen and black ink, at each corner of the plan (four times): "12:0 Diam.r"; in pen and black ink, throughout, dimensions given; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right, "AD193"

Signed and dated in black ink, lower left "James Wyatt 1791"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.401
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | octagonal | oval | plan (drawing) | stairs
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2248
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