Design for Library Ceiling, Benton House, Northumberland, England

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Horizontal format design for a plaster ceiling. Outside are oblong and pentagonal panels, the latter in the corners framed by an interlacing band. The pentagons are decorated with two panels each, those at left with oblongs and pentagons. Most panels show plant candelabra. The oblongs in the center of the long sides show rinceau motifs, the irregular tetragons show disks above crossed branches. Made in: London, England. Date: 1770s. Record ID: chndm_1940-21-12.

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