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
Subject Date1866
Image Date1860
StyleGothic Revival
Library ReferenceBurges sketchbook 65 p.33 verso
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