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Creator:
Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, 1812–1852, British
studio of Augustus Charles Pugin, 1762–1832, French
Title:

Bishop's Palace, Wells, Somerset: Elevation of Fireplace in Cloisters

Part Of:

Collective Title: [One of] Sixty-seven sheets of elevations, ground plans, and ornamentation from several Gothic structures. One loose drawing.

Date:
1832
Medium:
Pen and black and violet ink with graphite and purple ink on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 x 15 1/4 inches (25.1 x 38.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "Fire place now in Cloister Bishops Palace Wells."; in pen and black ink, throughout, dimensions given; in pen and red ink, upper right: "Section at | A"; in pen and red ink, lower right: "Seciton at B"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "AW Pugin 1832."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.8.7
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
fireplaces | Gothic (Medieval) | palace | sections
Associated Places:
Wells
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26457
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