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Creator:
Claud Cleghorn, active 1797–1800
Title:

Design for Ardgowan House, Scotland: North North West Elevation

Date:
1797
Medium:
Graphite, watercolor, gray wash, and pen and black ink on smooth, moderately thick, beige wove paper bar scale of 1/12 inch to 1 foot
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 18 9/16 inches (28.6 × 47.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "N.N. West Elevation"; in pen and black ink, center: "11 Ft", "16 Ft", "10 Ft"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "10 Ft", "11"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "Scale of" and scale numbered "10" to "100 Feet"

Watermark: Shorter 203

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower left: "C: Cleghorn Edin.r 1797"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.603
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | design | house
Associated Places:
Europe | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8013
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