Elevations of the Facade of Churches
R. J. Beardsley
Watercolor and ink on paper
sheet (b): 15 1/16 x 10 15/16 in. (38.3 x 27.8 cm)
sheet (c): 16 7/16 x 11 1/2 in. (41.8 x 29.2 cm)
sheet (d): 16 1/8 x 10 11/16 in. (41 x 27.1 cm) (show scale)
Watermark on 'B': "JW Hatman 1867"; 3 undecipherable script letters on 'D'
Signed within a cartouche, in ink at lower right of 'B': "R. J. Beardsley / No. 22. M'ch. 19th. / 69."; signed in border of image, in ink at lower right of 'C': "R. J. Beardsley May 10th. / April 21st."
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R. J. Beardsley. Elevations of the Facade of Churches, ca. 1869. Watercolor and ink on paper, sheet (b): 15 1/16 x 10 15/16 in. (38.3 x 27.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Emmie B. Butler, 34.1231b-d (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.34.1231b-d_component_d.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 4/22/2009
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Three drawings: (b) elevation of church facade; (c) elevation of church facade in landscape; (d) elevation of church facade. All drawings have some outlines pricked with pin as if for transfer.
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