Reconstruction of the Houses of Parliament, Palace of Westminster, London, following war damage

RIBApix ref no RIBA2720-18
Architect/DesignerBarry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore (1812-1852)
Scott, Sir Giles Gilbert (1880-1960)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1950
Image Date1947
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceMAL7515
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The House of Commons chamber was destroyed by bombing on 10 May 1941. The chamber was rebuilt by Giles Gilbert Scott and was completed in 1950.

Subject tags

parliament buildings, riverside buildings, construction sites, cranes, clock towers