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Plan of the site of the National Gallery &c.

Plan of the site of the National Gallery &c.

Architect: Wilkins, William

Medium: Lithograph

Date: 1836

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 13.38

Item number: 38

Length: 292

Width: 584

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: Scale not given

This is a revision of the plan produced by William Wilkins for the National Gallery building. The pink square at the upper-left corner shows a planned extension to the Gallery. A note explains that the lighting in some areas of the building is considered inefficient for the exhibition either of paintings or sculpture.

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