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

A Map of the Farm in Mr. Briten's Use

Part Of:

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

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and watercolor on vellum
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 × 22 1/2 inches (38.1 × 57.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "N 25. Charted line in Ssall land was | drawn by mistake"

Watermark on laid coversheet: Fleur-de-lis | "WR"

Extensive lettering throughout, beginning with: "A Map of the Farm in Mr. Briten's Use | Mr. Srott's Land"; lettered inside image in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Scale | of aighty | Perches | or two ffurlongs"; lower right: "THE TABLE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.718
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | designs | house | surveys
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Norfolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:71694
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