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  • A view of Northampton from Queen’s Cross on the Lo...

    Watercolour, Pen and Ink, Pencil drawing, View Created date: July 1721

    This prospect of Northampton was produced for the antiquary John Bridges (1666-1724). The viewpoint is Delapré Pa...

  • A view of the country about Northampton

    Pencil drawing, Pen and Ink, View Created date: September 1721

    The antiquary John Bridges and his party can be seen in the foreground of this prospect of Northamptonshire. They are on...

  • A Weaver’s Cottage in Islay

    Pencil drawing Created date: 1772

    This sketch of the interior of a cottage in the Hebridean Islands is part of a collection of drawings produced in the co...

  • Aisle of St Mary’s Church, West Tofts

    Pen and Ink, Pencil drawing Created date: 1848

    St Mary’s Church in West Tofts, Norfolk, was restored and remodelled from 1849 by Augustus Pugin (1812–52). This is Pugi...

  • 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....

  • Bramerton Cottage

    Pencil drawing, View

    This is a preparatory drawing for a painting of Bramerton, Norfolk, by the Norwich School artist John Crome (1768–1821)....

  • Caesar's Tower near Martinach

    Pencil drawing, Pen and ink, Watercolour, View Created date: 31 August 1776

    This watercolour of the Castle of La Batiaz, near Martigny in Switzerland is titled and dated August 31, 1776 on the ver...

  • Goodrich Castle by Edward Blore

    Pencil drawing, View Created date: 1872

    This pencil drawing by the English artist and architect Edward Blore shows the picturesque ruins of Goodrich Castle as t...

  • Hyam Church, Suffolk

    Pencil drawing, View Created date: c.1800

    This pencil drawing was ‘discovered’ at the British Library in 2007 – the uncovering of a drawing by an artist as revere...

  • Kirkby in Ashfield Church

    Pencil drawing, Pen and ink, Monochrome wash, View Created date: 1786

    Grimm painted this scene outside St Wilfrid’s Church during a visit to Kirkby to see his friend and patron, the Reverend...

  • Office of Sir John Soane, view in the corridor adj...

    Watercolour, Pencil drawing Created date: 1830

    The Dome, named after the skylight that fills this room with light, is the heart of Sir John Soane’s Museum. It was buil...

  • Panoramic View of Ratisbon

    Gouache, Pencil drawing, View Created date: 1845

    This preparatory painting was made by the German artist George Johann Scharf (1788–1860). It depicts Ratisbon (modern da...

  • Piazza and Church of Santa Maria Forisportam in Lu...

    Pencil drawing, Pen and ink Created date: 1742-45

    One of five drawings by Bernardo Bellotto picturing Lucca, Italy, in the King's Topographical Collection. This view show...

  • Plan of the Castle of Dunbarton

    Pen and ink, Wash, Pencil drawing Created date: about 1747

    Plan of the Castle of Dumbarton by Paul Sandby (1731-1809). National Library of Scotland, MS 1649 Z.03/57.

  • Ponte Vecchio, Florence

    Pencil drawing Created date: 24 November 1839

    Scharf’s first journey to Asia Minor in 1839–40 took him through France, Switzerland and Italy to Smyrna before returnin...