Girton College, Cambridge: room with tapestry by Lady Julia Carew

RIBApix ref no RIBA81407
Architect/DesignerCarew, Lady Julia (1864-1922)
Scott, Sir Giles Gilbert (1880-1960)
Waterhouse, Alfred (1830-1905)
CountryUK: England
CityCambridge
Subject Date1932
Image Date1920
ViewInterior
MediumPhotomechanical print
Library Reference33301/1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Girton College was begun in 1873 and added to in 1886, 1900 and 1932. The tapestry is a series of crewel work panels designed at the Royal School of Needlework for Lady Julia Carew and stitched by her between 1900-1918. They were installed in the college in 1922.

Subject tags

University buildings, tapestries