Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Whitehall, London: spandrel reliefs of allegorical figures of the continents of Africa and America by Henry Hugh Armstead

RIBApix ref no RIBA51625
Architect/DesignerArmstead, Henry Hugh (1828-1905)
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

windows, government buildings, sculpture, decorative stonework, arcades, human figure