Design for the proposed National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA16726
Architect/DesignerBarry, Edward Middleton (1830-1880)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1876
Image Date1867
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumPrint
Library ReferencePeriodicals
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Builder, vol. 25, 1867 May 25, p. 371 NOTES: A competition was held in 1866 for a complete rebuilding of the National Gallery which Barry won. However in the end he only built a northeast extension to the existing building.

Subject tags

museums, domes, art galleries