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

[One of] Five Designs for a Church

Additional Title(s):

Section East to West for a Church

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink and watercolor on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper with two fold marks
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/8 x 20 7/8 inches (33.3 x 53 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, center left: "A Pair of Principals with | King Post & Braces || B Trussed see End Section || [?Quere] - Floor of Pew if | Joists & Boarding | c.c.c.c. Kenton Ledgers"; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Section East to West"; in pen and brown ink, center: "Present floor", "New floor", (twice) "Old Vault", "Church Yard", "A", "B", "C", and dimensions given; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "10", "20", "30 feet"; in graphite, throughout, dimensions and calculations given; in graphite, upper right: "Small arch line / [...] | Large Arch line | Monument line"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "AD 579"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.416
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
churchyard | drawers (furniture components) | floors | pew | pointed arches | religious building | stairs | steps | vaults (structural elements)
Associated Places:
United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48172
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