Model of the unexecuted competition project for the National Gallery Extension, Hampton site, Trafalgar Square, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28852
Architect/DesignerRichard Rogers Partnership
Artist/PhotographerDonat, John (1933-2004)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1982
Image Date1982
Library ReferenceDonat 14 09 82 1/9A
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Donat / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The winning design for the National Gallery extension project, by Ahrends, Burton & Koralek, was eventually abandoned in favour of a scheme by Venturi, Scott Brown & Associates which was constructed in 1991. The extension became known as The Sainsbury Wing and was designed to house the Gallery's Renaissance collections.

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