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image SM 2/7A/11

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SM 2/7A/11


[4] Copy of plan of ground floor 'A' (drawinng [2])


Plan of the Ground Floor (verso) part of full size detail for ceiling decoration for unrelated scheme


bar scale of 1/6 inch to 1 foot


as above, Lancelot Esqre, rooms labelled: Office, Parlor, Passage, Area, Kitchen, Washouse / and / Scullery and Pantry and some dimensions given and A Way into the cellars from / the Passage, and under / the Staircase B., C In the finishing this / Room would be / in every respect / regular, with Closet at / the end

Signed and dated

  • 11/03/1796
    Copy Lincolns Inn Fields March 11 / 1796

Medium and dimensions

Pen and sepia wash, pricked for transfer on laid paper (526 x 318) (verso) pen


Soane office hand (no entry in Day Book)


See Notes to drawing [2].



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