Horticultural Gardens, South Kensington, London: elevation of the central arcade with plans of the balustrade and piers

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RIBApix ref no RIBA21501
Architect/DesignerSmirke, Sydney (1798-1877)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1861
Image Date1859
ViewExterior
StyleVictorian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC95/15
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Horticultural Gardens, South Kensington, were situated on the Kensington Gore estate, which was owned by the Prince Consort and the 1851 Exhibition Commissioners. The land was leased to the Horticultural Society for the creation of the gardens, which were designed by Smirke.

Subject tags

Gardens, arches, garden buildings, walls, arcades