1766 – Lucan House, Lucan, Co. Dublin

Architect: William Chambers, Michael Stapleton

B1975.2.160

B1975.2.160

Apparently designed by Sir William Chambers with adaptations by Agmondisham Vesey during the construction of the house. Michael Stapleton designed plasterwork for the interior. However this image by John James Barralet, and in the Paul Mellon Collection at the Yale Center for British Art is inscribed: “Lucan House, Co Dublin, built 1776 by the Rt. Hon. Agmondisham Vesey from his own designs with the help of the Dublin builder Michael Stapleton”.

Now the Italian Ambassador’s residence.

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