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Drawing Room, Saltram House (1769) *

Artist/Designer: Robert Adam

Project Location: Plymouth, United Kingdom

Figure 1: Source: Kiersten, L. Study Blue Flashcards, (2013). Digital Image. ( Source | Accessed : May 16, 2013 | Photographer: NA. )


Primary Material(s):
Stone, Wood, Paint, Wall Paper, Color

Residential Structure

Related Website(s):

Significant Date(s):
18th Century

Additional Information:
Publications/Texts in Print:

Cross, Maureen, and Sophie Brummitt. "Gilbert Stuart in Britain (1775–1787): A Technical Study of Selected Works From Saltram House, National Trust Property, Devon." Journal of the American Institute for Conservation 50, no. 2 (2011): 87-104.
Evans, Sian. Saltram, Devon: A Souvenir Guide. Pureprint Group for National Trust (Enterprises) Limited, 2012.
Fletcher, Ron. The Parkers at Saltram, 1769-89: Everyday Life in an Eighteenth-century House. London: British Broadcasting Corporation, 1970.
Johnson, Ceri. Saltram (Devon). Gloucestershire: History Press Limited, 2006.

Building Address: Saltram House, Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH

Significant Dates: Construction Date (1749 - 1799)
Drawing Room Design (1768-1769)
Saltram House declared National Trust Preservation (1957)

Supporting Staff/ Designers:
Nathaniel Richmond (Landscape Architect)

Tags: Georgian Style, Ornament, Drawing Room, Paint, Color, Tudor Period

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