14 Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London: a corner of the drawing room

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28696
Architect/DesignerEdis, Sir Robert William (1839-1927)
Artist/PhotographerBedford Lemere & Co.
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1871
Image Date1880
Library ReferenceA7/2
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The interiors were designed by the architect R. W. Edis who lived at this address from 1871 to 1900 and it became a meeting place of the fashionable including the artist, James McNeil Whistler and the actor, Henry Irving. The wallpaper is William Morris's pomegranate pattern and the frieze was painted by H. S. Marks, R.A. on canvas pasted to the plaster.

Subject tags

drawing rooms, town houses