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image SM 33/3/B11

Reference number

SM 33/3/B11

Purpose

[31] Design for centre window (copy)

Aspect

Plan of the Centre Window, Elevation next the Room, Elevation of the Outside / of the Centre Window / to a smaller scale, Section on the Line I K and sketch elevation of window and sketch detail

Scale

half inch and 1 inch to 1 foot

Inscribed

as above, Marquis of Buckingham, Gothic Library, Stowe, K L M N P Q, a few dimensions given, N05

Signed and dated

Copy / Lincolns Inn Fields / March 19th 1805

Medium and dimensions

Pen, sepia, yellow and red washes, on laid paper (655 x 527)

Hand

The office Day Book gives Storace and Malton as working on Stowe that is Brinsley John Storace (assistant April 1804 - February 1807) and Charlles Malton (1788-?) (pupil April 1804 - February 1807)
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Notes

See also drawing [63] for a designs for stained glass (not executed).

Level

Drawing

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