Album Page, Elevation of a House with Balcony, Vannes, July 28, 1888
This is a Album page. It was created by Whitney Warren Jr.. It is dated July 28, 1888 and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is graphite on thick off-white wove paper tipped into binding with fabric. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. William Greenough.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. William Greenough.
Its dimensions are
19.4 x 23.5 cm (7 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.), irregular
It is inscribed
Recto, in graphite, top right corner: 67; bottom right corner: 56; below drawing, left: Very old little house with balcony / coining in yellows - This house was to be / destroyed four days after this sketch was made / Vannes July 28th 1888; below drawing, right: Detail of balcony; above right: balusters are .105 between centers - / The posts are .10 front by .06 deep - perfectly plain / except that the little moulding of hand rail / is run down the corners - 12 balusters / between them -.
Cite this object as
Album Page, Elevation of a House with Balcony, Vannes, July 28, 1888. graphite on thick off-white wove paper tipped into binding with fabric. Gift of Mrs. William Greenough. 1943-51-229.