Source/Archive record SEM8358 - Decorative plasterwork in the houses of Somerset 1500 - 1700: A regional survey

Type Monograph
Title Decorative plasterwork in the houses of Somerset 1500 - 1700: A regional survey
Author/Originator
Date/Year 1994
Publisher Somerset County Council
International Standard Book Number 0861832655

Abstract/Summary

An authoritative and comprehensive picture of the skills and ingenuity of local craftsment from Tudor times until the beginning of the 18th Century. The book deals with the origins of style, design sources and symbolism, and gives an account of technique, the craftsmen and conservation. It includes a gazetteer.

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Referenced Monuments (8)

  • Combe Farmhouse, Combe Lane, Withycombe (Building)
  • Combe Sydenham (Building)
  • Dunster Castle (Building)
  • Elworthy Farmhouse (Building)
  • Huish Barton Farmhouse (Building)
  • Leigh Barton Farmhouse, Roadwater (Building)
  • Nettlecombe Court (Building)
  • The Luttrell Arms Hotel, High Street, Dunster (Building)

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Sep 25 2018 12:08PM