The Studio, Duke's Head Yard, Highgate, London: the small sitting room opening out onto the roof garden

RIBApix ref no RIBA26340
Architect/DesignerTayler & Green
Artist/PhotographerCracknell, Alfred
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1940
Image Date1953
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP Box 728 Haringey/Highgate
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Commissioned in 1937 by the Punch cartoonist Roger Pettiward (Paul Crum), this three-storeyed, open-plan house was Tayler & Green's first work. It provided a large studio-living room with living accommodation attached, which occupied the whole of the second floor. It was built of brick and rendered a shade of terracotta.

Subject tags

shadows, artists' houses & studios, living rooms, roof gardens