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

[One of] Five Designs for a Church

Additional Title(s):

Design for a Church

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and black, brown and pink ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/8 x 13 inches (53.7 x 33 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, center left: "Church"; in pen and brown ink, center left: "Floor of Pew in Church"; in pen and brown ink, upper left: "Ridge", "Cieling"; in pen and brown ink, center left: "Pew"; in pen and black ink, center left: "Old | Window | Closed | Up"; in pen and black ink, center left: "Lobby | Door"; in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Section North & South"; in pen and brown ink, center: "Level of Ground Church y.d"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "West Elevation"; in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Church Roof"; in pen and brown ink, right: "NB. It is proposed to lower | the Enclosure to the steps | with Kew[?ton] Stone to lay | across & the Joints to | be [?Jaggled] then with | Lead - the Top of the | Stone Weater'd - | 1 1/2 or 2 Inches & | molded on the Edge"; in pen and brown ink, throughout, dimensions given; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "AD 577"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.414
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | ceiling | church | lead | molding | pew | religious building | ridges | roof | steps | stone | window
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48170
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