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Odeon cinema, Leicester Square, London, seen from the south

RIBApix ref no RIBA2632-14
Architect/DesignerMather, Andrew (1891-1938)
Weedon, Harry William (1887-1970)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1937
Image Date1937
StyleArt Deco
Library ReferenceMAL2223
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built on the site of the Moorish-style Alhambra Theatre, demolished in 1936, this was the London flagship cinema of the Odeon group, opening on 2nd November 1937.

Subject tags

towers, entrances, cinemas, lettering, signs (<design>), canopies, Signs (<Design>)