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SM 28/6/24


[31] Record copy of working drawing for fitting out the kitchen, 18 December 1789


Plan and laid out wall elevations for the Finishings to Kitchen at Shottisham


bar scale of 1/3 inch to one foot


as above, elevation labelled drawer, pot board, plan labelled Dresser (twice), Table, Broiling / Plate, Oven, double / boiler, drawer (twice)

Signed and dated

  • 18 December 1789
    Copy Decr 18th 1789

Medium and dimensions

Pen and sepia washes, shaded, partly pricked for transfer on laid paper (528 x 646)


Sanders, John (1768--1826), draughtsman
John Sanders (pupil 1 September 1784-90)



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