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117-118 Leadenhall Street, City of London: lobby with sculptural decoration

RIBApix ref no RIBA72696
Architect/DesignerBentham, Percy George (1883-1936)
Collcutt & Hamp
Artist/PhotographerNewbery, Sydney W. (1894-1985)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1925
Image Date1922
ViewInterior
StyleArt Deco
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 48 Sculpture (Newbery 15130)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is part of an extension to the P & O Steam Navigation Offices on Leadenhall Street and St Mary Axe. The sculptural work is probably by Percy G. Bentham who is known to have produced work for the building. The photographs are dated circa 1927 as that is the year Duncan MacNeill & Co. and J. B. Barry & Son (names visible on the wall board) moved to this building.

Subject tags

office buildings, sculpture, decorative panels