Humphry Repton

Humphry Repton
1752-1818.
The Red Book of Ferney Hall
[1789]
Pen and brown ink and watercolor on paper.
Binding: 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches (216 x 292 mm)
Gift of Mr. Junius S. Morgan and Mr. Henry S. Morgan.
1954.17
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Watermark: page 2. Crowned shield with horn inside, over trefoil and letters "GR". Horn with strap, crown with decorative band, centered between chain lines.

Provenance: 
Mrs. J.P. Morgan (d. 1925); by descent to her sons, Junius S. and Henry S. Morgan.
Bibliography: 

Pierpont Morgan Library. Review of Acquisitions, 1949-1968. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1969, p. 164.
Adams, Frederick B., Jr. Sixth Annual Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1955, p. 76-78.

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Six drawings and two plans with manuscript text.

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