Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Section of the West Front, Houghton Hall, Norfolk

Artist:
Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)
Date:
1735
Medium:
Black ink and grey wash
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/16 x 31 7/8 in. (43.3 x 81 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.62.34r
Not on view
Inscription: In sepia ink, in Horace Walpole's hand: "Section of West Front"; rooms identified: "Green Velvet Bedchamber, Carlo Marratt Room, the Salon, the Yellow Drawing Room, Bedchamber"
Houghton Hall. "A Historic Recreation: Houghton Hall and the Hermitage," May 15, 2013–September 15, 2013.

John Harris, Catalogue of British Drawings for Architecture...in American Collections, 1971, p. 265, no. 34
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