Drawings from a sketchbook showing alternative designs for font, St Mildred's Church, Whippingham, Isle of Wight: elevations

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RIBApix ref no RIBA83417
Architect/DesignerNash, John (1752-1835)
Artist/PhotographerRepton, George Stanley (1786-1858)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1799
Image Date1800
Library ReferenceSKB246/4 f.55 verso
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The centre design for the font was used. Nash altered the old church, including adding a tower and a schoolroom. The church was largely rebuilt in the 1850s and 1860s. This drawing is in a sketchbook compiled by Repton (1798 to circa 1805) while working in the office of John Nash.

Subject tags

churches, fonts