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Creator:
Robert Adam, 1728–1792, British
Title:

Headfort House, Ireland: Section of the Staircase

Additional Title(s):

Section of one side of the Staircase

Date:
between 1771 and 1775
Medium:
Graphite, gray wash, pen and black and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper bar scale given
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/4 x 14 5/8 inches (54 x 37.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Section of one side of the Staircase."; in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Scale of", "10", "5", "0", "10 Feet"; inscribed on verso, in graphite, lower right: "4"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.800
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | balustrades | doors | festoons | Neoclassical | rosettes | satyrs | sphinx | staircases | stairs | urns
Associated Places:
Headfort House | Ireland | Kells
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12207
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