Montacute House, Somerset: close-up of a bedpost in the Crimson Bedroom

RIBApix ref no RIBA25577
Architect/DesignerArnold, William (fl. 1595-1637)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityMontacute
Subject Date1601
Image Date1960
ViewInterior
StyleTudor
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/EHS/948 (ES7627p)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The house was commissioned by Sir Edward Phelips in 1588 and was completed in 1601. The architect is thought to have been William Arnold.

Subject tags

country houses, beds, seating, decorative woodwork, tapestries