Baroda House, Kensington Palace Gardens, London: the arcade and courtyard garden

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RIBApix ref no RIBA46394
Architect/DesignerCescinsky, Herbert (b. 1875)
Artist/PhotographerFelton, Leo Herbert (d. 1968)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1935
Image Date1937
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceA222/70 (Felton BN6621)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The stables at Baroda house, a 19th century building, were converted into a library in 1934 and a picture gallery added in 1935 by Herbert Cescinsky. Baroda House was the London home of Alfred Chester Beatty whose collection of mainly Oriental manuscripts, printed works and artefacts was kept there until its removal to Dublin in 1950.

Subject tags

Gardens, town houses, arcades