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Design for a decorated square ceiling, Carrington House, Whitehall, London

RIBA Ref No RIBA21679
Architect/DesignerCrace, John Gregory (1809-1889)
Artist/PhotographerCrace, John Gregory (1809-1889)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1840
Image Date1840
ViewInterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB316/11
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectCeilings ; Wall paintings ; Ornament ; Decorative borders ; Town houses
NOTES: This pre 1863 ceiling for Carrington House includes depictions of Venus and her maidens, personifications of dawn, noon, evening and night, and figures representing the Arts. Lord Carrington purchased the house in 1810 and occupied it with his son the 2nd Baron until 1863.
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