Foreign and Commonwealth Office (former Home Office), Whitehall, London: spandrel relief of allegorical figure of Agriculture by John Birnie Philip

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RIBApix ref no RIBA51628
Architect/DesignerPhilip, John Birnie (1824-1875)
Scott, George Gilbert (1839-1897)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1868
Image Date1970
ViewExterior
StyleItalianate
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP 817 Whitehall
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This government building originally housed the Home Office (until 1977-1978), Foreign Office, Colonial Office and India Office together.

Subject tags

government buildings, arches, sculpture, decorative stonework, human figure