Unsigned drawing of two men, one of whom may be the architect, looking over an active construction site with work men engaged in various activities on the ground and on the scaffolding around a townhouse(?).
- Creator: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, artist.
- Title: [An architectural inspection] [drawing].
- Created: [England,[180-?]
Catalog Record & Digital Collection
Drawings R79 no. 12 Box D145
Acquired August 2007
Pitter and Slipper, lacemen and embroiderers : No. 39 Strand, London : an elegant assortment of foiles, foil, shapes , &c.
[London, not before 1792?]
File 66 792 P688
A design for a trade card, with text in manuscript. 1 drawing on laid paper : pen, ink and watercolor ; 10 x 7 cm.
On the verso are notes, presumably to the engraver of the plate being commissioned?
Subjects (Library of Congress): Lace industry–England–London.
Lewis Walpole Library new acquisition: October, 2010