4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Sir William Chambers (British, 1723-1796)
Elevation for the east front, thought to be for Enville Hall, Staffordshire
inscribed 'Elevation of the East Front' (lower centre)
pen and black ink and grey wash
9¾ x 12¾ in. (29.8 x 32.4 cm.)
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The elevation offered here, though never realized, was executed circa 1770 for George Harry Grey, 5th Earl of Stamford (1737-1819), created Baron Delamer and Earl of Warrington in 1796.
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