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image SM 40/4/4

Reference number

SM 40/4/4


[21] Copy of a design for the elevation


Elevation and section through the front of the building


bar scale of 2/7 inch to 1 foot


as above, W. A. Jackson Esqr / (in a different hand) Fountain Court and some dimensions given

Signed and dated

  • 29 August 1804
    (Copy) / L. I. Fields / Aug 29th 1804

Medium and dimensions

Pen, sepia and light red washes, pricked for transfer on laid paper with two fold marks (543 x 670)


Charles Malton (1788)
Pupil February 1802 - December 1809.


This design is similar to drawing [18] but there is a string course beneath the panels of the upper storey and the elevation is crowned with a pencilled-in central feature rather than pediments over the end bays.



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