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  • All Hallows Northon

    Pencil drawing, Pen and Ink, Monochrome wash, View, Architectural drawing Created date: 1719

    The new All Hallows (All Saints) Church in Northampton was re-opened in 1701, following a devastating town fire in 1675....

  • Building plan of Newgate Prison

    Architectural drawing, Print, Image

    Justice was swift, harsh and haphazard in the late 1700s, and there were over 200 capital offences. There was no police ...

  • Churches and Antiquities in Surrey

    Watercolour, Drawing, Architectural drawing, View Created date: 1835

    Drawings of churches and antiquities in Surrey by Edward John Carlos

  • Designs for a building for a register of the weath...

    Architectural drawing, Pen and ink, Monochrome wash Created date: 1770

    Although remembered by most as Britain’s ‘mad’ King, George III had a strong interest in science and astronomy. In the l...

  • Elevation and plan of a proposed arch at Hyde Park...

    Architectural drawing, Pen and ink, Monochrome wash Created date: 1778

    This design from the King’s Topographical Collection is one of two by Robert Adam who, in 1778, proposed a triumphal arc...

  • Plan for the Adelphi

    Architectural drawing, Pen and ink Created date: 1768

    This important drawing in the King’s Topographical Collection is one of the only surviving plans for the Adelphi, the sp...

  • The Corinthian Order

    Pencil drawing, Pen and ink, Architectural drawing Created date: 17th century

    These drawings are copies after two illustrations from the Regole generali di architettura (1537) by Italian architect, ...

  • View of the Governor’s House at St Augustine in Ea...

    Watercolour, Drawing, Architectural drawing Created date: November 1764

    Lord Adam Gordon's View of the Governor’s house at St. Augustine, Florida