Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, London: the organ in the main auditorium

RIBApix ref no RIBA76282
Architect/DesignerDownes, Ralph William (1904-1993)
London County Council. Architects Department
Martin, Sir Leslie (1908-2000)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1951
Image Date1950
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceBM/REC/6/L (EdM AAO3-13)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Ralph Downes built the organ and Leslie Martin was responsible for the decorative arrangement of pipes at the front. Its installation was not completed until 1955.

Subject tags

exhibition buildings, concert halls, organs