9 pages of manuscript including drawings and a plan.
Red Book for Abbots Leigh by Humphry Repton, 1814
- Watercolour, pen & ink
- 41 x 26 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £875 ( Total: £3,500)
- Acquired in:
- Myers Autographs Ltd
Proposed designs for the siting of Abbots Leigh and the landscaping of the grounds with a view to giving the estate an individual charater and the views from the house 'congruity'. Bound in red morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, folio (41 x 26cm).
Hitherto unrecorded; anon sale Phillips, Son & Neale, 13/1/83, lot 372.