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Reference number

SM 77/2/14

Purpose

[28] Working drawings for the staircase partition and (verso) partitions to passages

Aspect

No 13, 6" Partition on the Staircase, (verso) 4½" Partition on the Staircase over A, Partition in Staircase 4½" thick as low as B / & 6" thick from thence to the Bottom, No 5 6 Inch Partition between Passage and Office, A, Girder, Post to Support Girder, Chimney Breast and dimensions given

Scale

bar scale of ½ inch to 1 foot

Inscribed

as abve, Lancelot Austwick Esqre

Signed and dated

  • Copy Lincolns Inn Fields May 1796

Medium and dimensions

Pen and yellow washes on wove paper (574 x 341)

Hand

attributed to Henry Provis (1760 - 1830) clerk July 1791 - February 1802

Level

Drawing

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