Thomas Sandby (British, baptized Nottingham 1723–1798 Windsor)
Sir William Chambers (British (born Sweden), Göteborg 1723–1796 London)
Sheet: 10 13/16 x 17 11/16 in. (27.5 x 45 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1925
Not on view
Leaf 40 in William Chambers album of drawings, "Plans, Elevations, Sections, and Perspective Views of the Gardens and Buildings of Kew" (25.19)
Inscription: Signed in brown ink, below image lower right: "TSandby delin" Inscribed below image: View of the Menagerie"
John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute (British, born Scotland, Edinburgh 1713–1792 London); Vendor: James Rimell
Harris 1971, p. 57, pl. 40
John Harris Catalogue of British Drawings for Architecture, Sculpture, Decoration and Landscape Gardening: 1550-1900, in American Collections. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 1971, pl. 40, p. 57.
Enlightened Princesses: Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World. Exh. cat., Yale Center for British Art, 2 February to 30 April, and Kensington Palace, 22 June to 12 November. Joanna Marschner, New Haven, 2017, cat. no. 29.38, pp. 504-505, ill.
Artist: Thomas Sandby (British, baptized Nottingham 1723–1798 Windsor)Date: 1780s (?)Medium: Pen and grey ink and grey wash, over graphite on laid paper; verso: graphiteAccession: 2008.364On view in:Not on view