39 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London: detail of the alabaster drawing room mantelpiece

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 RIBA102351
Architect/DesignerErnest George & Peto
Artist/PhotographerCharles, Martin (1940-2012)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1884
Image Date2009
ViewInterior
StyleJacobean Revival
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceMC K 250809
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Martin Charles / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: No. 39 was the home of the composer W. S. Gilbert of Gilbert & Sullivan, who commissioned Ernest George & Peto in 1882.

Subject tags

fireplaces, drawing rooms, decorative stonework, town houses, mantelpieces