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Title St Sauver: Caen Aug.t 1880 [Reproduction of a sketch]
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Lethaby;William Richard;
Date c.1880 (original drawing dated 1880)
Id Number Current Accession R.81.1
Id Number Current Repository 3841
Inscription (On original) - "St Sauveur Caen Aug.t 1880" inscribed ´on the wall´ in the near foreground.
Location Creation Site Sprague & Co., 22 Martins Lane, Canon St, EC London
Subject Lethaby;William Richard;;
Measurements Dimensions 326 x 228 mm
Material Black ink on paper
Notes Drawing by Lethaby reproduced in Volume 5 of the Architecture Association Sketchbook
Object Notes From the Architecture Association Sketchbook - "New Series" Volume 5. This original drawing was probably made during Lethaby's first visit to Northern France in 1880, on the first of two continental tours funded by the Soane prize. This drawing shows a perspective view of the church tower and steeple of a church in Caen, Normandy.
Object References (re. Lethaby's Soane Tours 1880 & 1882)
Object References (re. Lethaby's travels)
Relation Exhibition Object Lessons, London, London Institute W R Lethaby 1857-1931: architecture, design and education, London, Central School of Arts and Crafts
Relation References Book: Rubens;Godfrey;, William Richard Lethaby: his life and work 1857-1931, Architectural Press. 1986.
Exhibition: 1990.
Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Thesis: Rubens;Godfrey;, The life and work of William Richard Lethaby (
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Source Christie´s; A.B. Waters CBE
Technique Ink Photo (a type of lithographic process using light-sensitive gelatin)
Work Type Reproduction



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