Somerset House, Strand, London: notes relating to designs for the water stairs

RIBApix ref no RIBA22791
Architect/DesignerJones, Inigo (1573-1652)
Artist/PhotographerWebb, John (1611-1672)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1600
Image Date1600
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC199/JoI&WeJ[49]
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Although the Somerset House water stairs designs had previously been dated as 1630-1631, it is also possible that their inscriptions may not be in Jones's hand and that the designs might instead date from Webb's proposal for Somerset House's new gallery in 1661.

Subject tags

water features, palaces