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Water Gate (Porte d'Ecluse), St Omer: front and side elevations with detail of mouldings

RIBApix ref no RIBA32421
Artist/PhotographerCowlishaw, William Harrison (1869-1957)
CountryFrance
CitySt Omer
Subject Date1687
Image Date1928
ViewExterior
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB217/1(26)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing (numbered Plate 26) 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

riverside buildings, bridges, clock towers, gateways