Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the Great Middle Room (Sir Robert Walpole's Levee Room, Northwest Corner, First Floor)

Architect:
Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)
Artist and architect:
William Kent (British, Bridlington, Yorkshire ca. 1685–1748 London)
Date:
ca. 1732–42
Medium:
Pen and black ink
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 x 25 13/16 in. (48.3 x 65.5 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.62.67v
Not on view
Inscription: In sepia ink, Horace Walpole's hand: "Sir Robert Walpole's Levee Room"; by Ware: "North West Corner Room First Floor": also room dimensions and the pictures that hung there.
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. 271, no. 1; L. Dukelskaya and A. Moore, A Capital Collection, 2002, p. 25
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