Bird's-eye perspective of the competition design for a national memorial to Queen Victoria in front of Buckingham Palace, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA54263
Architect/DesignerWebb, Sir Aston (1849-1930)
Artist/PhotographerDavison, Thomas Raffles (1853-1937)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1911
Image Date1902
ViewAerial
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceDR21/1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This design for the monument also shows an early design by Webb for recasing the palace front. Many of the features of this competition-winning design were not built as the requisite funds were not available. The scheme was finally finished and unveiled by King Edward VII in 1911.

Subject tags

palaces, monuments, statues