Design for a scheme for the improvement of Marble Arch, London: block plan

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RIBApix ref no RIBA36016
Architect/DesignerHill, Oliver (1887-1968)
Artist/PhotographerHill, Oliver (1887-1968)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1908
Image Date1908
ViewPlan
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA507/2(1)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Oliver Hill designed this scheme while he was a third-year evening class student at the Architectural Association. Marble Arch was designed as a ceremonial gateway to Buckingham Palace by John Nash. It was rebuilt on its present site by Thomas Cubitt in 1851.

Subject tags

fountains, monuments, triumphal arches