Design for an imperial palace for the sovereigns of the British Empire, imagined to be in Hyde Park, London: perspective of a triumphal entrance

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RIBApix ref no RIBA4053
Architect/DesignerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
Artist/PhotographerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1826
Image Date1826
ViewExterior
StyleGreek Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceDR17/13(2 or 3)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes ORIGINAL TITLE: Perspective Sketch of a Tromphal Entrance to Part of the Front of a Design for a Palace 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

entrances, palaces, fantastic architecture