The fountains at night, Trafalgar Square, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA44775
Architect/DesignerBarry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
Great Britain. Ministry of Works
Lutyens, Sir Edwin Landseer (1869-1944)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1948
Image Date1948
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP489/41
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Sir Charles Barry was the original architect of the square which was completed in 1845. A new layout of the square, which included new inner basins for the fountains in Portland stone, was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1939 for the Ministry of Works, but was only completed in 1948.

Subject tags

stone, hard landscaping, squares, fountains