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Creator:
Thomas Cundy, 1790–1867, British
Title:
Design for Grosvenor House, London: Principal Floor Plan
Date:
1830
Medium:
Graphite, pen and red, black and brown ink, watercolor on slightly textured, moderately thick, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 5/8 × 26 inches (54.9 × 66 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "PRINCIPAL STORY | 21.ft 6 in.s high"; in pen and black ink, upper left: "No 1 Plan for Grosvenor House | corresponding with the Model"; in pen and black ink, throughout, plan labeled

Watermark: J WHATMAN/ TURKEY MILL/ 1828

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Thomas Cundy 1830"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.464
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | design | floor plan | house
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8796
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