Vieille Bourse (Old Stock Exchange), Lille: elevation of the facade facing the Grande Place with a plan of the doorway and details of mouldings

RIBApix ref no RIBA32419
Architect/DesignerDestre, Julien
Artist/PhotographerCowlishaw, William Harrison (1869-1957)
CountryFrance
CityLille
Subject Date1653
Image Date1929
ViewExterior
StyleRenaissance
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB217/1(21)I
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing (numbered Plate 21, Sheet 1) is one of a series of topographical thesis studies made by Cowlishaw between 1928 and 1930 while he was a member of the Imperial War Graves Commission. The series was entitled 'French Civic Architecture 1500-1802. A study of some of the notable buildings in Northern France erected during the early part of the 16th century to the beginning of the 19th century.'

Subject tags

doors, decorative stonework, stock exchanges