Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Drawing - Mildenhall Church North Elevation

Mildenhall Church North Elevation

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink, pen and wash on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 170

This is a drawing of the north side of the Gothic style church Mildenhall Church. Also known as the Church of St. John, it is located in Suffolk, England.

Physical description

Ink, pen and wash elevation drawing on paper of the north side of Mildenhall Church. The drawing is generally without colour except for the blue wash on windowpanes. On the eastern (leftmost) end, a chapel is drawn behind a vestry with lancet windows and a small door. The main body of the church in the centre of the drawing is made up of five bays with two storeys of lancet windows and decorative finials. Finally on the western end (rightmost) a tall tower with a couple small lancet windows and finials is included. Depictions of the church's rectangular stone, roof tiles, and window designs are detailed in fine ink.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Materials and Techniques

Ink, pen and wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in ink at the top left.


Width: 74 cm, Length: 54.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing, ink, pen, and wash, Nortern elevation of Mildenhall Church, English.


Ink; Pen; Wash; Paper



Subjects depicted

Church; Lancet window; Finial; Chapel; Tower


Drawings; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.