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  • image SM 8/3/16

Reference number

SM 8/3/16


[131] Presentation drawing of variant design for a vinery, by John Haverfield, March 1795


Plan of the vinery above the Ground level; Plan of End Flue under the Pavement; Section of the End; Part of Elevation of Front; Section of the Back Wall


bar scale of 1/4 inch to 1 foot


as above, Stove for Vines Wm Praed Esqr, The Shed, lettered A to E (multiple times) corresponding to key: A The Flues // B Air Tube // C Chimneys // D Fire Places // E Treillage, dimensions given, (pencil) Copied

Signed and dated

  • 1795
    Jn Haverfield Kew / 1795

Medium and dimensions

Pencil, pen and pink, grey and Naples yellow washes, within single-ruled border on wove paper (603 x 415)


John Haverfield (c.1741 - 1820), draughtsman
John Haverfield (c.1741-1820); Soane office hand



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