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Creator:
Thomas Cundy, 1790–1867, British
Title:

Design for Grosvenor House, London: Plan for Rebuilding the South Front

Date:
1833
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink and watercolor on smooth, medium, white wove paper with five fold marks
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 × 14 3/4 inches (22.9 × 37.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "Plan for rebuilding the South Front of Grosvenor House"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "The Front of the Draw.g room & Ante Dining room | to be carried out 5 feet"; in pen and black ink, throughout, plan labeled

Watermark: R TASSELL/ 1833; Collectors mark: crown with initials HT beneath all within a square (not in Lugt).

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "Thomas Cundy Dec.r 1833"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.466b
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
design | house | Plan
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8824
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