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Architectural drawing

Architectural drawing

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1799 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Atkinson, William (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. A. N. L. Munby

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 91

Physical description

1 of 8 designs and plans for the alteration and decoration of rooms on the ground and first floors of 39 Grosvener Square for Rowland Burdon, M.P. The designs include chimney-pieces for the eating room and drawing-room, bookcases and a chimney-piece for the library, and a mural decoration with a classical landscape for the little drawing-room. Inscribed with name of client and location and inscribed with scales.

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1799 (made)


Atkinson, William (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with name of client and location and inscribed with scales


Height: 24.77 cm, Width: 33.02 cm

Descriptive line

William Atkinson. Architectural designs for the alteration and redecoration of 39 Grosvenor Square, the house of MP Rowland Burdon, December 1799.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963


Pen and ink and watercolour


Watercolour drawing


Drawings; Architecture; Interiors; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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