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SM 64/6/20


[12] Variant design for a brick cottage, 1 September 1794


Ground and first floor plans; front and rear elevations; side elevation; longitudinal and cross-sections


bar scale of 1/14 inch to 1 foot


Brick Cottage at Wimpole, dimensions given

Signed and dated

  • 1 September 1794
    Sep 1 1794

Medium and dimensions

Pencil, pen and wash on laid paper (325 x 404)


Attributed to Frederick Meyer (1775), draughtsman
attributed to Frederick Meyer (1775-?, pupil 1791-1796)


GR under crown, and seated Britannia with spear and shield within a crowned oval frame


D. Stroud, 'The charms of natural landscape: the park and gardens at Wimpole II', Country Life, 13 September 1979, p. 761; J.M. Robinson, Georgian Model Farms, 1983, pp. 52-54.



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