Clandon Park, West Clandon, Surrey: grotto and statue of the Three Graces

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RIBApix ref no RIBA5399
Architect/DesignerBrown, Lancelot, 'Capability' (1716-1783)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityWest Clandon
Subject Date1776
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceES1006.4
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, country houses, statues, grottoes