Main drawing room, Lichfield House

Main drawing room, Lichfield House

Main drawing room, Lichfield House
James Stuart
1764-6
Ceiling panels painted by Biagio Rebecca, 1794
Photographed in 1958
Courtesy of City of London, London Metropolitan Archives

Throughout his career Stuart tended to reuse successful designs with only minor modifications. The ceiling of the first-floor front room at Lichfield House is very similar to the central section of the drawing room at Holdernesse House.