St. Stephen's Green, No. 9 - UCD Digital Library

St. Stephen's Green, No. 9 : façade

In collection Domestic Architecture of Georgian Dublin Collection

Origin information
St. Stephen's Green, Dublin
Date created:
Type of Resource
still image
Physical description
1 still image : digital
5466x3576 pixels — Digital origin: reformatted digital — Reformating quality: preservation (image/tiff) (image/jp2) (image/jpeg)
File details: Original file in TIFF format; a JPEG2000 file has been derived from the original using Kakadu software; JPEG files in various resolutions have been derived for the original using ImageMagick software.
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archives (PRTLI-funded project), UCD Library, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
Digital image captured from the original 35mm slide in the slide library of the UCD School of Art History and Cultural Policy
Built c1756 for the Rev. Cutts Harman, Dean of Waterford. The porte-cochere is unique in Dublin townhouses of the period; its design tallies with a drawing by the C18 architect Joseph Jarratt. The original brick facade was remodeled in the Italianate manner in the C19 by Michael Bernard Mullins. Further additions, including the mansard roof, were added 1901-2 under the direction of William Henry Byrne and Sons. Now the St. Stephen's Green Club.
The interiors have decorative plasterwork attributed to Paolo Lafranchini, given its similarity to comparable work executed by him at Castletown, Co. Kildare in 1759.
Architecture--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Residential streets--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Mansard roofs--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Houses--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Porte cocheres--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Facades--Ireland--Dublin   linked data (lctgm)
Town houses
University College Dublin. UCD School of Art History and Cultural Policy. Domestic Architecture of Georgian Dublin Collection. UCDAHCP0056
Original item
St. Stephen's Green, No. 9

Record source
Metadata creation date: 2009-10-06 — Descriptions created by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin.

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