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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: Plan, Elevations and Details of Window

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 purple wash and graphite on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 16 5/16 inches (27.3 x 41.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper right: "One of the Windows of the Long Gallery, Bishops Palace Wells"; in pen and black ink, upper left: "Interior"; in pen and black ink, upper center: "Section cut through | center of windows"; in pen and black ink, upper right: "Mould of Arch & Label at B"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "Cap Mould"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "Half plan at AA looking out"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "Half Plan at | AA looking down"; in pen and black ink, throughout, dimensions given and drawing labeled

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, upper right: "AW Pugin Sept 1832"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.8.11
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | columns (architectural elements) | Gothic (Medieval) | long gallery | palace | sections | windows
Associated Places:
Wells
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26461
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