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SM 28/5/20


[23] Working drawing (copy) for the drawing room, 26 February 1793


Plan and laid-out wall elevations for the Finishings to the Drawing Room with details of the Base and Surbase Moldings / full size, details of the Architrave round Doors and Windows full size and details of Moldings to Pannels round Door and Windows full size


bar scale of 1/4 inch to one foot


as above and George Smith Esqr

Signed and dated

  • 26 February 1793
    Copy. Great Scotland Yard February 26th 1793

Medium and dimensions

Pen and wash, on laid paper with one crease mark (565 x 672)


Soane office (same hand as drawings 19-22)



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