Festooned with Sunlight


Seen yesterday, a detail of the stair hall at Castletown, County Kildare. Commissioned by Thomas and Lady Louisa Conolly this graceful plasterwork dates from the mid-1760s and is the work of the Swiss-born stuccodore Philip Lafranchini.
More about Castletown before too long.

2 comments on “Festooned with Sunlight

  1. Mary Heffernan says:

    You never fail to capture other than the most exquisite of details. Thanks for continuing to open our eyes.

  2. Thank you Mary. Lots more photographs to show of Castletown: who could not fail to find exquisite details there…

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