Henry Hake Seward (1778 - 1848)
Soane office: designs for the Bank of England and Macartney House, Greenwich. 1. Perspective of a corridor leading from the Pay Hall to the Cashier's Office at the Bank. 2. (centre) Design for the entrance hall of Macartney House. 3. Perspective of a Corridor at the Bank.
Watercolour on paper.The three separate drawings have been mounted on one sheet and the narrow black borders painted round them. That sheet has then been mounted on a larger single wove sheet that fits the frame. This appears to be how the drawings were framed in Soane's day.
Inscription: John Soane Archt [lower right edge of left-hand drawing]
Museum number: P106