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Creator:
Sir William Chambers RA, 1723–1796, British
Title:

Headfort House: East Elevation of House, East Elevation of Offices, and Attic Story Plan

Date:
1765
Medium:
Gray and brown wash with pen and brown and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 15/16 x 24 5/16 inches (40.5 x 61.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper left: "East front of the House"; in pen and brown ink, upper right: "East front of the Offices"; in pen and brown ink, center, scale labeled; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Plan of the Attic Story"; in pen and brown ink, dimensions given

Watermark: Heawood 3021

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.244
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | attic (interior space) | country house | elevation (drawing) | floor plan | house | offices | scale (rule)
Associated Places:
Headfort House | Ireland | Kells | Leinster | Meath
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7953
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