Design for new Senate Houses in St James's Park, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA4067
Architect/DesignerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
Artist/PhotographerGandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1835
Image Date1835
StyleGreek Revival
Library ReferenceDR119/3
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: An architectural fantasy with figures and soldiers lining the carriageway leading to the entrance. In the foreground is a small sketch plan of layout and sketched into the sky in the top left corner are Westminster Abbey and Westminster Hall outlined against the fire which destroyed the Houses of Parliament.

Subject tags

government buildings, fantastic architecture