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Unexecuted design for a clock tower for the proposed Law Courts (Royal Courts of Justice), Strand, London, featuring figures representing the signs of the zodiac, the planets and the months

RIBApix ref no RIBA94099
Architect/DesignerBurges, William (1827-1881)
Artist/PhotographerBurges, William (1827-1881)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1866
Image Date1860
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceBurges sketchbook 65 p.33 verso
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These drawings are part of a vellum sketchbook containing studies by Burges of Italian architecture, decoration, birds, flowers and heads. The competition for the Law Courts (Royal Courts of Justice) was in 1866.

Subject tags

sculpture, clock towers, law courts