Designs for alterations and additions to Lupton House, near Brixham: details of the Ionic screen in the library

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RIBApix ref no RIBA82252
Architect/DesignerWightwick, George (1802-1872)
CountryUK: England
CityBrixham
Subject Date1835
Image Date1830
ViewInterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/201 f.16
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This design is one of a number of drawings bound into five volumes entitled 'Architectural works of George Wightwick', made between 1832 and 1850. Wightwick instructed his articled pupils to make this detailed set of retrospective drawings to illustrate every building of importance he had designed. The drawings were intended to serve both as a record of Wightwick's completed buildings and as a method of conveying to his students the design process from initial working design to finished structure.

Subject tags

country houses, libraries, decorative plasterwork, screens