image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

Design for Grosvenor House, London: Plan

1841

Thomas Cundy II

From the collection

Title

Design for Grosvenor House, London: Plan

Date

1841

Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "The additional rent for | part of No 32 to be £50 per Ann.m | The Rent for No. 31 | The add.l rent for part | of No 32 - 50.0.0"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "The Rent for the premises to be | let to Mr Riley for the same term that | he originally | took No. 31 & 32, 12 March 1842"; in pen and black ink, throughout, plan labeled; in graphite, throughout, plan labeled and calculations given; in graphite, lower left, bar scale labeled "10", "20", "30", "40", "50 feet"; in graphite, right: "Estmated Cost" and calculation of costs; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center: "Upper Grosvenor | Street | No 31 and part of | No 32 proposed to | be let to Mr Riley"; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Oct 20th 1841 | & | March 12th 1842"
Medium: Graphite, pen and black ink and wash on moderately textured, moderately thick, cream wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London, England

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

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