Diversity in Shop Design

Daniel Neal, High Street Kensington, London

Daniel Neal, High Street Kensington

Daniel Neal, High Street Kensington, London
Ernest Berry Webber (1896–1963)
Not built
Perspective by H.L.G. Pilkington, 1930
Pen and watercolour
Presented by Berry Webber & Partners, 1977

RIBA Library Drawings and Archives Collection


This winning entry of a competition to design a department store is traditional in its approach. Unlike the other competitors who produced modern designs, Webber used a Venetian style in the upper façade. A roof garden, a feature shared with other Kensington shops, can also be seen in the elevation.

 

 

 
 
 

 

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