Clandon Park, West Clandon, Surrey: a large urn with the grotto in the background

RIBApix ref no RIBA42047
Architect/DesignerBrown, Lancelot, 'Capability' (1716-1783)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityWest Clandon
Subject Date1770
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ENG/3931 (ES1007.8)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Clandon Park was rebuilt in Palladian style for 2nd Lord Onslow by the Venetian-born architect, Giacomo Leoni, c.1730-1733. Work on the interiors continued into the 1740s. The grounds were landscaped by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown in the 1770s.

Subject tags

Gardens, planters, plant pots, country houses