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image SM 54/2/14

Reference number

SM 54/2/14

Purpose

[59] Design for the side of Holy Trinity Church, Marylebone, London, October-November 1824

Aspect

Elevation as SM 54/2/13 but with transomed, round-headed windows in all of the bays, Corinthian pilasters articulating the second and eight bays, a frieze of fret, and a clock face in the tower rather than a roundel

Scale

bar scale of 1 inch to 5 feet

Inscribed

Trinity Church. St. Marylebone. / Elevation of the South Front

Signed and dated

  • October 1824
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  • November 1824
    Lincolns Inn Fields / November. 1824.

Medium and dimensions

Pencil, pen, wash, coloured washes of cerulean blue, brown, Payne’s grey and stone, and pricked for transfer on wove paper (740 x 528)

Hand

Soane Office, draughtsman

Watermark

SMITH&ALLNUTT / 1820

Level

Drawing

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