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image SM Adam volume 53/31

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SM Adam volume 53/31


[113] Record drawing for friezes, n.d.


Elevation of friezes for the hall, library, study, and Edwin Lascelles's bedroom. The hall frieze is Doric, and composed of fret, accompanied by alternating ox skulls and enclosed patera. The library frieze is composed of an urn ornamented with ram masks, and an enclosed rosette, connected by festoons. The study frieze is composed of anthemia, rinceaux, and rosettes. The bedroom frieze (labelled as a dressing room) is composed of an urn, calyx, rinceaux, and rosettes


3/4 inch to 1 foot


Edwin Lascelles Esqr / Hall / Library / Music Room (in pencil in the hand of Sir John Summerson) / Study / Dressing room

Signed and dated

  • N.D.

Medium and dimensions

Pen on laid paper (291 x 470)


Adam office hand, possibly James Adam




Bolton, 1922, Volume II, Index p. 16
For a full list of literature references see scheme notes.



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