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Title Lead pipe-heads [Sheet of studies]
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Lethaby;William Richard;
Date May 1880 (the original)
Extended Description Process print.
Id Number Current Accession R.84
Id Number Current Repository 3846
Inscription Recto - In pencil "If any alterations please return drawing with (changes?) required". Also: as title and notes as printed from the original.
Location Creation Site Lancaster (Milner Lithography)
Subject Lethaby;William Richard;
Measurements Dimensions 380 x 532 mm
Material Black printing ink and pencil on paper
Notes Apparently, this reproduction of Lethaby's drawing of various lead pipe heads from around London and other locations, was to be published in "John O'Gaunt's Sketchbook".
Object Notes Ten detailed studies of 'Lead pipe heads', numbered and labelled from 1-10 with various notes. Signed at the bottom left by Lethaby: "WR Lethaby... May 1880". Features lead pipe heads from Haddon Hall, Lincoln's Inn, three from the Architectural Museum, Red Lion Square, "by the Law Courts", Ashbourn Chapel, Henry VII's Chapel and Hampton Court Stables.
Relation References Book: Rubens;Godfrey;, William Richard Lethaby: his life and work 1857-1931, Architectural Press. 1986.
Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Source Christie´s; A.B. Waters CBE
Technique Lithograph
Work Type Reproduction



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