Designs for a monumental arch in memory of Humphry Millet Grylls, Coinage Street, Helston: details

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RIBApix ref no RIBA82809
Architect/DesignerWightwick, George (1802-1872)
CountryUK: England
CityHelston
Subject Date1834
Image Date1836
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/203 f.3
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This design is one of a number of drawings bound into five volumes entitled 'Architectural works of George Wightwick', made between 1832 and 1850. Wightwick instructed his articled pupils to make this detailed set of retrospective drawings to illustrate every building of importance he had designed. The drawings were intended to serve both as a record of Wightwick's completed buildings and as a method of conveying to his students the design process from initial working design to finished structure.

Subject tags

decorative stonework, monuments, triumphal arches