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Headfort House & Robert Adam

Robert Adam

Headfort House & Robert Adam

drawings from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon.

by Robert Adam

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Published by Royal Institute of British Architects in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mellon, Paul.,
  • Headfort House (Meath, Ireland).,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Ireland.,
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectual -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Exhibition held by the Royal Institute of British Architects with the permission of Paul Mellon.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination[28] p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19250639M

    Robert Adam, Scottish architect and designer who, with his brother James (–94), transformed Palladian Neoclassicism in England into the airy, light, elegant style that bears their name. His major architectural works include public buildings (especially in London), and his designs were used for. The historic demesne of Headfort House is a highly complex landscape site of enormous cultural significance. The site encompasses a major country house of international architectural and artistic value containing hugely important Robert Adam interiors, the only work of this influential 18th century architect to survive in this country.

    Oct 17,  · Here is a closeup of the eating parlour in Headfort House which showcases the dentils, waterleaf, entablature soffit, column, capital and a small portion of a picture frame. Headfort House contains the last remaining suite of interiors designed by Robert Adam in the Republic of Ireland. A Robert Adam Designed House Interior Redesigned, Beautiful Color Combo, design and decoration ideas Green from Robert Adam, Headfort House, Ireland, I love neo-classicism. Spirit of England - The Arts - Architecture Gallery the marvelous pea-green walls, a colour so popular in England during the eighteenth century.

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Headfort House. Kells, Ireland. In the early s Thomas Taylor, the first Earl of Headfort, commissioned Irish architect George Semple to build Headfort House. The interior contains a magnificent suite of six state rooms designed by the renowned Scottish architect Robert Adam. Adam’s influence on domestic architecture in the UK and Ireland.

Comment: 1st edition.~"Large format stapled pamphlet, VG. 28pp, 38 illustrations, 2 gatefold & some coloured, edges of the covers rubbed, but internally a fine copy."~"The architectural drawings for the interior designs at Headfort House in Co Meath, Ireland which was built in to the design of George Semple.

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With his older brother John, Robert took on the family business, which included lucrative work for the Board of Ordnance, after William's death. Jun 20,  · Headfort Demesne’s origins trace back to the s but the house were designed by Robert Adam, and represent the last significant work by Adam to survive in Ireland today.

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The Earl of Bective, Sir Thomas Taylor, commissioned The Eating Parlor at Headfort House, which was completed in Sir Thomas’s house had been designed and built by George Semple in the s. Sir Thomas wanted the famous English designer to work his magic inside his estate and gave Robert Adam seven rooms within to complete.

Sep 13,  · Vintage View: Why Robert Adam is a rock star of architecture The original dining-room, Lansdowne Road, London c to a design by Robert Adam.Oct 10,  · Its magnificent exterior is matched by an equally impressive interior, designed by the influential Scottish architect Robert Adam.

Headfort is the only intact Adam interior in Ireland. Recent and ongoing renovation ensures that this breathtaking building will be preserved for future chickashacf.com: Headfort.The house is immaculate and tastefully decorated, as well as being quaint it has all the mod cons you could need!

It is cosy and comfortable, & the garden is so lovely, great to sit and relax and the children loved playing in it. The house is in a perfect location, close to the motorway and the town of kells were we found two lovely restaurants.