Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, RIVERSTOWN HOUSE

Name: LAFRANCHINI, PAOLO *
Building: CO. CORK, RIVERSTOWN HOUSE
Date: ?
Nature: Ceiling and wall panels by Paolo and Filippo Lafranchini for Jemmett Browne, Bishop of Cork & Ross..
Refs: Journal of the Rev. D.A. Beaufort, 10 Sep 1788; C.P. Curran, Dublin Decorative Plasterwork (1967), ?; Carlo Palumbo-Fossati, Gli Stuccatori Ticinesi Lafranchini in Inghilterra e in Irlanda nel Secolo XVIII (Fondazione Ticino Nostro, Lugano, 1982), 69-73, pls. 44-53; Joseph McDonnell, Irish Eighteenth-Century Stuccowork and its European sources (National Gallery of Ireland, 1991), 18-19, pls. 40-58