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Drawing

Artist/Maker

Version of a design for a chimney piece by Inigo Jones, surmounted by an ornate over-mantel decorated with masks and cartouches made by the circle of William Kent.


Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Pen and ink and ink wash.
Physical description
Version of a design for a chimney piece by Inigo Jones, surmounted by an ornate over-mantel decorated with masks and cartouches.
Dimensions
  • Height: 21.1cm
  • Width: 14.8cm
Marks and inscriptions
Numbered with measurements and scale of 7/16 of an inch to 1 foot.
Summary
Version of a design for a chimney piece by Inigo Jones, surmounted by an ornate over-mantel decorated with masks and cartouches made by the circle of William Kent.
Bibliographic reference
John Harris, The Architect and the country house, p.128, fig. 27b
Collection
Accession number
210

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Record createdOctober 16, 2008
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