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Topographical drawing - Topographical drawing
  • Topographical drawing
    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852
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Topographical drawing

  • Object:

    Topographical drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1840-52 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.80:17-1970

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 147, box I

Physical description

Studies (on 14 leaves from a sketchbook) of medieval ecclesiastical buildings and furnishings in the Fen district, including St. Mary and St. Nicholas, Trumpington, St Thomas of Canterbury, Ramsey, St. Andrew and St. Mary, Grantchester, St. Botolph, Boston, St. John the Baptist, Stamford, St. Peter and St. Paul, Fenstanton, and St. Mary, Huntingdon.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1840-52 (made)

Artist/maker

A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with notes and measurements.

Dimensions

Height: 115 mm, Width: 74 mm

Object history note

There is no mention is Pugin's surviving diaries of a visit to these places, and so it is suggested that they date from one of the two years when the diaries are missing, 1843 or 1846.

Descriptive line

A. W. Pugin. One of 135 assorted topographical drawings.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 293.

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Furnishings; Religious buildings

Categories

Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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