University Botanic Garden, off High Street, Oxford: the main gateway

RIBApix ref no RIBA48117
Architect/DesignerStone, Nicholas (1587-1647)
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
CityOxford
Subject Date1621
Image Date1957
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 209 Oxford (2)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Oxford University Botanic or Physic Garden was founded by Henry Danvers, Earl of Danby, on this site in 1621. Its three gateways were built by Nicholas Stone in 1632-1633.

Subject tags

University buildings, belfries, bell towers, botanical gardens, gateways