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image Image 1 for SM (39) volume 72/27 (40) volume 73/97
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Reference number

SM (39) volume 72/27 (40) volume 73/97

Purpose

Working drawings for the loggia and its basement, 16 July 1803 (2)

Aspect

39 Section looking west 40 Section looking west and (feint pencil) elevation of a cornice

Scale

(39-40) bar scale

Inscribed

39 The Bank, Stone, Plast, flush Cd, Plast, Stone and dimensions given 40 Stone, flushd, Plaister, Drain mouldings / at large

Signed and dated

(39) (Copy) / Lincolns Inn Fields July 16th 1802 (sic) (40) July 16: 1803

Hand

Soane office and Soane

Notes

Pencil alterations on drawing 39 suggest widening the north wall of the loggia.

Level

Drawing

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