Seven Drawings of the Palace of Whitehall by Christopher Wren

1) elevation from Thames as proposed after the 1698 fire; 2) half plan of main palace; 3) pencil sketch for 2nd All Souls scheme; 4) elevational study for earlier Palace design; 5) plan for palace; 6) diagrammatic block plan; 7) plan of Chapel Royal.

Details

Medium:
Pencil / pen
Acquired in:
1951
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Provenance

Wren's son Christopher, 1749; third Duke of Argyll; Marquess of Bute.

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