Design for Somerset House, Strand, London: elevation of a composite capital

RIBApix ref no RIBA21398
Architect/DesignerChambers, Sir William (1723-1796)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1796
Image Date1700
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC65/1(39)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Chambers began the planning and design of Somerset House in 1776 and worked on it until his death.

Subject tags

government buildings, capitals, decorative stonework