Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
unknown artist

Title:
Design for a Country House
Date:
ca. 1840
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/8 x 18 3/4 inches (31.4 x 47.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "A. G. Vickers"; on back, center right: "1099 (encircled); on back, lower right: "Cab 11 | AD 601 | 33 (in box)"; on back of mount, lower left: "ENGLISH SCHOOL (19th CENT) | DESIGN FOR A COUNTRY HOUSE | PROPOSING A LARGE CLASSICAL ADDITION"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1975.2.623
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | horses (animals) | driver | woman | balconies | steps | pediments | man | carriage | trees | country house | mansion | plan (drawing) | urns | hedges | design | columns | wall | balustrades | colonnade
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12067