Design for Somerset House, Strand, London: elevation and section of a window for central features and pavilions of the first floor of facades facing the courtyard of the quadrangle blocks

RIBApix ref no RIBA21401
Architect/DesignerChambers, Sir William (1723-1796)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1796
Image Date1700
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC65/1(33)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: See RIBA66734 for a later copy of this drawing. Chambers began the planning and design of Somerset House in 1776 and worked on it until his death.

Subject tags

windows, government buildings