Design for an imperial palace for the sovereigns of the British Empire, imagined to be in Hyde Park, London: elevation of one of the facades

RIBApix ref no RIBA4052
Architect/DesignerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
Artist/PhotographerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1824
Image Date1824
ViewExterior
StyleGreek Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceFRA/GAND/5
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes ORIGINAL TITLE: A Geometrical Elevation of Part of One of the Fronts of an Idea for an Imperial Palace for the Sovereigns of the British Empire NOTES: J. M. Gandy produced a series of five drawings exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts between 1824 and 1828 on his ideas for an imperial palace.

Subject tags

palaces, fantastic architecture