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Creator:
Robert Adam, 1728–1792, British
George Richardson, ca.1738–ca.1813, British
Title:
Headfort House, Ireland: Section of One End of the Parlor
Date:
1771
Medium:
Pen and black ink with gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 x 20 inches (36.8 x 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Section of one End of the Parlor"; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Scale of", "10", "5", "0", "10 feet"; in pen and brown ink, left, dimensions given: "8.0", "2.4", "16.4"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "6"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Robt Adam Archt. 1771"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.789
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | dining rooms | frames (furnishings) | grotesques | Neoclassical | paintings | walls
Associated Places:
Headfort House | Ireland | Kells
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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City Dwellings and Country Houses - Robert Adam and his Style (Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, 1982-01-19 - 1982-04-11)

Publications:
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City dwellings and country houses, Robert Adam and his style. , Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, 1982, NJ18 Ad3 C66 (Haas)+ Oversize

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12197
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