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

Headfort House: Lady's Room Ceiling

Additional Title(s):

Center Part of the Lady's Room Ceiling for the Earl of Bective

Date:
1772
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper mounted on canvas
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/16 x 26 1/8 inches (53.5 x 66.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Center Part of the Lady's Room Cieling For The Earl of Bective"; inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, lower right: "Working Plans for the Room over the Saloon"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.238
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | ceiling | festoons | Neoclassical
Associated Places:
Headfort House | Ireland | Kells | Leinster | Meath
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:34512
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