The Elton Group consists of 259 drawings and a manuscript text.
Two volumes of architectural drawings by Vanburgh, Pearce, Hawksmoor etc by Various, 17121733
© V&A Picture Library
- Ink & graphite
- Art Fund grant:
- £30,000 ( Total: £306,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- William Proby (through Christie's)
The larger volume contains 254 drawings by Vanburgh, Sir Edward Lovett Pearce, Nicholas Hawksmoor, etc. Drawings by Vanburgh include Eastbury Park (1718), and Grimsthorpe Castle (1722).
Proby family, Elton Hall.