WALKER, ROBERT *
- Born: - Died: -
Carpenter, of Dublin. In 1785 Robert Walker's plan and elevation for a house in Dame Court, Dublin, was approved by the Wide Streets Commissioners.(1) He may be the same person as the Robert Walker who was admitted to the Dublin Society's School of Drawing in Architecture on 23 March 1769 and again on 22 February 1770(2) and as the 'Robert Walker, timber merchant' who subscribed to Robert Pool & John Cash, Views of the most remarkable public buildings, monuments and other edifices in the city of Dublin (1780).
(1) Wide Streets Commissoners' minutes, 28 Feb 1785 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc. 2008/44).
(2) MS. transcript from Royal Dublin Society minutes of School of Drawing in Architecture admissions and prizewinners (in IAA).
1 work entries listed in chronological order for WALKER, ROBERT *
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, DAME COURT, HOUSE|
|Nature:||RW's plan and elevation of house approved by Wide Streets Commissioners.|
|Refs:||Wide Streets Commissoners' minutes, 28 Feb 1785 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc.2008/44)|