Five Obelisks

Peter Smithson, Study for wooden Obelisk, Somerset, 2000, DM 2092.2 IN SET – Drawing Matter

Peter Smithson (1923–2003), Study for a Wooden Obelisk, Hadspen House, Somerset, c. 2000. Print, 300 × 405 mm.

Ferdinando Galli Bibiena, Design for stage, palace courtyard with obelisk, 1700, DM ?? IN SET – Drawing Matter

Ferdinando Galli Bibiena (1657–1743), Design for Stage: portfolio sheet showing an architectural perspective of a palace courtyard with obelisk, c. 1700. Pen and sepia ink with blue wash on paper, 288 × 220 mm.

Charles Percier, Fete de la federation, 1790, DM 1735 IN SET – Drawing Matter

Charles Percier (1764–1838), Champ de la Fédération, c. 1800. Black pen with coloured washes on laid paper, 192 × 313 mm.

Unknown, Scheme for tournament structure, Florence, 1650, DM 1595 IN SET – Drawing Matter

Anon. (Italian), Scheme for a temporary tournament structure, Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence, 1650. Brown ink and wash on paper, 830 × 275 mm.

Louis-Gustave Taraval, Stage design for College of Louis le Grand, Paris, 1759, DM 1241 IN SET – Drawing Matter

Louis-Gustave Taraval (1738–1794), Stage design for the College of Louis le Grand, Paris, 1759. Pen and ink and wash on paper, 305 × 737 mm.