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

Design for Little Frogmore: Elevation

Additional Title(s):

Five Designs for a House in the Gothic Style: Elevation

Date:
1791
Medium:
Watercolor, gray wash, pen and black and brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/2 x 18 inches (59.7 x 45.7 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 22 3/4 x 17 1/4 inches (57.8 x 43.8 cm), and Image: 21 5/8 x 16 inches (54.9 x 40.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center, bar scale labeled; inscribed on verso in graphite, top on the right: "AD 196"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.404
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | chimneys (architectural elements) | clouds | elevations (drawings) | Gothic (Medieval) | lawn | pointed arch | stairs | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2251
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Joanna Marschner, Enlightened Princesses : Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World, Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn, 2017, p. 363, fig. 21.01, 21.03, NX543 +.E55 2017 Oversize (YCBA)

Jane Roberts, Royal Landscape, The Gardens and Parks of Windsor , Yale University Press, New Haven; London, 1997, p.216, no. 218, SB466 G8 R57 1997 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

John Martin Robinson, James Wyatt (1746-1813), architect to George III , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2012, pp.258, 259, 332, fig. 258, NJ18.W99 R62 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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