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Plan for a basement - Basement plan for the Charles II building at Greenwich Hospital
  • Basement plan for the Charles II building at Greenwich Hospital
    Wren, Christopher
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Basement plan for the Charles II building at Greenwich Hospital

  • Object:

    Plan for a basement

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    c.1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wren, Christopher (Sir), born 1632 - died 1723 (architect)
    Hawksmoor, Nicholas, born 1661 - died 1736 (architect)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.398-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 235

Physical description

Basement plan

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

c.1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Wren, Christopher (Sir), born 1632 - died 1723 (architect)
Hawksmoor, Nicholas, born 1661 - died 1736 (architect)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink

Dimensions

Height: 14.75 in, Width: 14.125 in

Descriptive line

Christopher Wren and Nicholas Hawksmoor. Plan of the basement for the Charles II building at Greenwich Hospital. Sketch on back of a block plan for Castle Howard.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951, London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1962.

Materials

Pen and ink

Techniques

Architectural drawing

Categories

Architecture; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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