Skylon and the Dome of Discovery at night, Festival of Britain, South Bank, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA2633-14
Architect/DesignerFreeman Fox & Partners
Powell & Moya
Tubbs, Ralph (1912-1996)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1951
Image Date1951
ViewWorm's-eye
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceMAL1951/1
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Powell & Moya designed Skylon and Ralph Tubbs the Dome of Discovery.

Subject tags

riverside buildings, sculpture, Exhibitions, exhibition buildings, aluminium, fantastic architecture, Feature: High Tech Precursors of High Tech