Plaster Photo Gallery

Hallway Lateral Ceiling Medallion Laid Out for Installation

Hallway Lateral Ceiling Medallion Laid Out for Installation

 

Top Level of Hallway Scaffolding, Set to Install Ceiling Medallions

Top Level of Hallway Scaffolding, Set to Install Ceiling Medallions

 

Looking from front to back of House Hallway showing Ceiling Moulding and Ceiling Medallions

Looking from front to back of House Hallway showing Ceiling Moulding and Ceiling Medallions

 

Hallway Center Ceiling Medallion Installed, Partially Finished

Hallway Center Ceiling Medallion Installed, Partially Finished

 

Existing Sheet Rock Ceilings Were Removed in Library and Dining Room

Existing Sheet Rock Ceilings Were Removed in Library and Dining Room

 

Partial Original Cornice, Still Visible in the Library, Becomes Part of the New Cornice

Partial Original Cornice, Still Visible in the Library, Becomes Part of the New Cornice

 

Plastering the Library and Dining Room Ceilings

Plastering the Library and Dining Room Ceilings

 

Architect Charles Phillips and Sculptor Chris Smith Carving Plaster Elements

Architect Charles Phillips and Sculptor Chris Smith Carving Plaster Elements

 

Attaching Plaster Ceiling Medallion Elements to Ceiling

Attaching Plaster Ceiling Medallion Elements to Ceiling

 

Installed PLaster Ceiling Medallion in Dining Room

Installed Plaster Ceiling Medallion in Dining Room

 

Attaching Plaster Ceiling Medallion Elements to Ceiling

Clay Sculpture of Garland for Dining Room

 

Installed Plaster Ceiling Medallion in Dining Room

Clay Sculpture of Garland for Dining Room

Clay Sculps of Garland and Bow for Dining Room Cornice

 

Clay Sculps of Garland and Bow for Dining Room Cornice

Installing Acanthus Leaf Trim in Ceiling Moulding Cove in Dining Room

Installing Acanthus Leaf Trim in Ceiling Moulding Cove in Dining Room

 

Heavy Plaster Mouldings with Complex Profiles for Dining Room Cornice and Ceiling

Heavy Plaster Mouldings with Complex Profiles for Dining Room Cornice and Ceiling

 

Dining Room Ceiling and Cornice Partially Finished

Dining Room Ceiling and Cornice Partially Finished

 

Undulating plaster garlands pattern

August 2017, Greg Jacobs of Landmark Preservation of Savannah is creating the pattern for the undulating plaster garlands that will surround the center ceiling medallion in the dining room.

 

First plaster garland

Following the ceiling pattern, shown in brown, Greg carefully attaches the first plaster garland.

 

Completed ceiling

The ceiling magic is complete!

 

Plaster elements of the dining room cornice

Adam Chase, member of the Landmark Preservation’s team, installs the various plaster elements that comprise the dining room cornice.

 

Historical Greek Revival blue color painted room

Historical Greek Revival blue color painted room

March 2018. The Dining Room’s plaster cornice and ceiling are finished and the room has been painted a historical Greek Revival blue color.

 

 Close up of the detail of the dining room plaster cornice.

Close up of the detail of the dining room plaster cornice.