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image SM 28/1/2

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SM 28/1/2


[14] Design close to the final design, from June 1784


(Bailey) Elevation of the South Front essentially corresponding with the built design though without the decorations shown here on the windows mullions and the door frame and (verso) rough (pencil) unrelated part plan, rooms labelled Living Room (sic), (of stair) to garret and illegible


1/8 inch to 1 foot


as above including Living Room (Baldwin) The Revd John Gooch

Signed and dated

  • June 1784

Medium and dimensions

Pen and sepia wash, shaded on laid paper (185 x 342)


BALDWIN, Robert (fl. 1762--1787), draughtsman
Robert Baldwin (fl.1762-c.1804)


J Whatman, fleur-de-lis above cartouche with bar and below, ornate W



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