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Creator:
Isaac Johnson, 1754–1835, British
Title:

Survey of Tunstall Marshes

Part Of:

Collective Title: Surveys of Edward Bacon's Seat at Earlham House

Date:
1753
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink, watercolor and gouache on smooth, moderately thick, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 3/4 × 22 7/8 inches (40 × 58.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "TUNSTALL MARSHES | Contain 149A 2R 36P. Being Seven Marshes in Number"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "A Scale of 20 Gunters Chains=2 Furlongs"; in pen and black ink, throughout, land labeled; in graphite, throughout, rates given

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "Carefully performed in the year 1753 | By Ja.s Hemingway"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.713
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | house | surveys
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48242
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