British Museum, Bloomsbury, London: the Ionic entrance portico on Great Russell Street

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA10435
Architect/DesignerSmirke, Sir Robert (1780-1867)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1857
Image Date1960
StyleGreek Revival
Library ReferenceEDMN5
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections

Subject tags

entrances, museums, porticos, colonnades, pediments