Design for Somerset House, Strand, London: elevation of a triangular-pedimented doorway to central pavilions to the east and west courtyard fronts

RIBApix ref no RIBA21397
Architect/DesignerChambers, Sir William (1723-1796)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1796
Image Date1700
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC65/1(29)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: See also RIBA66786 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

government buildings, entrances, doors