Gunnersbury House, London: elevation of the entrance facade

RIBApix ref no RIBA32764
Architect/DesignerWebb, John (1611-1672)
Artist/PhotographerCampbell, Colen (1676-1729)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1663
Image Date1715
ViewExterior
StylePalladian
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceSC176 Vol I pg.18
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Colen Campbell. Vitruvius Britannicus (London, 1715), vol. I, pl. 18 NOTES: Gunnersbury House was designed by John Webb for Sir John Maynard. It was modelled on Palladio's Villa Badoer of 1557, which stands in the Po River valley, Italy. See RIBA68727 for the drawing from which the engraving was made.

Subject tags

country houses, columns, porticos, pediments