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Headfort House, Ireland: Eating Parlor Ceiling

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From the Collection

Description

Dated in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Adelphi Decr. 2d. 1775". Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper centre: "Design of a Cieling for the Eating Parlor for The Right Honorable The Earl of Bective"; in pen and brown ink, lower centre, bar scale labeled: "Scale of", "5", "10", "20", "30 Feet"; inscribed on verso, upper left: "Ceiling & Chimney side of | my Large Parlor | 1776".
Medium: Graphite, pen and black ink, and watercolour
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Headfort House, Kells, County Meath, Republic of Ireland