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

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)
    Belgium (made)

  • Date:

    1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and pen and ink

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Great Britain and Belgium. Studies (on 8 leaves from a sketchbook) of medieval buildings, and furnishings in Ghent, Antwerp, Sutton-in-the-Isle and March, also of coastal scenes.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)
Belgium (made)


1850 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and pen and ink

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with few notes and measurements


Height: 160 mm, Width: 95 mm

Object history note

These studies probably date from 1850. According to Pugin's diary in 1850 he visited Cambridge on 4 April, Ghent on 18 May and Antwerp on 2 June.

Descriptive line

Drawing by Pugin

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

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 299.


Pencil; Pen and ink


Drawings; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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