6 Charlotte Square, New Town, Edinburgh: the Drawing Room

RIBApix ref no RIBA10806
Architect/DesignerAdam, Robert (1728-1792)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: Scotland
CityEdinburgh
Subject Date1792
Image Date1964
ViewInterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCO/ 1350 (ES10533)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Edinburgh Town Council invited Robert Adam to design Charlotte Square in 1791. Only the north side of the Square was finished before his death in 1792.

Subject tags

interior decoration, drawing rooms, decorative plasterwork