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Reference number

SM 39/3/33


[23] Working drawing for eating room on ground floor


Plan and laid out wall elevations


bar scale of 3/8 inch to 1 foot


Coll Graham, No 6 and Eating Room and dimensions given

Signed and dated

  • 11/05/1798
    Lincolns Inn Fields May 11 1798

Medium and dimensions

Pen, sepia and light red washes, shaded, pricked for transfer on wove paper (550 x 647)


The office Day Book for 11 May 1798 has Hake working on drawings for Colonel Graham, that is, Henry Hake Seward (1778-1848), pupil and assistant May 1795 - September 1808


The eating room (as marked on drawing [5]) was the back room of the ground floor conveniently served by the large kitchen in the basement via the back stair. The plan catalogued here differs from [5 ] so that the fireplace and the back door to downstairs are on the right-hand side rather than the left-hand side. The room is square, that is about 18 feet by 18 feet while the Eating Room shown on [5] measures 17' 6" by 19' 9" .

See also Notes to following drawing [6]



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