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  • image SM 35/4/1

Reference number

SM 35/4/1


[36] Design No.1 for entrance elevation


Elevation of the Entrance Front/ Design No 1


bar scale of 1/5 inch to 1 foot


as above, Reymundo Putt Esqre

Signed and dated

  • 14/12/1811
    Dec 14 1811

Medium and dimensions

Pen, burnt Sienna, blue, green and sepia washes, with multi-ruled and sepia wash border, on wove paper (432 x 622)


George Basevi (1794 - 1845)
Pupil December 1810 - June 1816.


A copy of drawing [33] without the wall plan and section.



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