Boat House, Virginia Water; Verso: Scullery, Virginia Water

Jeffry Wyatville1825

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, United States

Vertical rectangle. A view of the boat house from the water; a view of the entrance by land, and a roof plan. Verso: a view of the scullery from the water and a roof plan of the scullery.


  • Title: Boat House, Virginia Water; Verso: Scullery, Virginia Water
  • Creator: Sir Jeffry Wyatville
  • Date Created: 1825
  • Physical Dimensions: w186 x h229 cm
  • Type: Drawing
  • Rights: Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane
  • Medium: Pen and black and brown ink, brush and gray wash on off-white wove paper
  • Paper Support: Off-white wove paper
  • Markings: Verso: Cooper Union Museum stamp [Lugt 457e]
  • Inscribed: In pen and brown ink at right: Water front of / His Majesty's Boat House / Virginia Water / Land... Entrance / to Temple / Plan of Roof of D.Inscribed on Verso: Scullery at / Virginia Water / Water Line / Roof of D.
  • Exhibitions: New York Botanical Gardens, New York. Grottos and Gazebos. September 1955 to February 1956.The Royal Pavilion, Art Gallery and Museums, Brighton, England. The Crace Firm: Royal Decorators 1768-1899. October 9 to December 30, 1990.
  • Dimensions: 22.9 x 18.6 cm (9 x 7 5/16 in. )
  • Bibliography: Harris, John. "A Catalogue of British Drawings...in American Collections" (Upper Saddle River, NJ: The Gregg Press, 1971) p. 92 [illus. pl.65, p.93].

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