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Ashburnham House, The Ante-Room

Ashburnham House, The Ante-Room

Photographer: Dixon, Henry (1820 - 1892)

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Tab.700.b.3

Item number: 65

Length: 22.7

Width: 18.1

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

"The uppermost landing of the staircase gives direct access to the Dining Room and to the Ante-Room, which by a beautiful doorway communicates with the Drawing Room. The latter has a very rich ceiling of Jones's work, formerly, as shown by Sir John Soane's drawing (of about 1812), surmounted by a small oval dome or lantern, removed, no doubt, when the upper storey was added to the building."

Letterpress by Alfred Marks from 'Photographs of Old London'.

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