Sir John Sloane and London

Sir John Sloane and London

by Ptolemy Dean
     
 

ISBN-10: 0754639266

ISBN-13: 9780754639268

Pub. Date: 04/28/2006

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

The great architect Sir John Soane (1753-1837) carried out over four hundred recorded architectural commissions in London. Although many never resulted in a finished building, these little-known commissions formed the backbone of his life and practice and were the key to its development. Sir John Soane and London pulls together this vast archive of work for the first…  See more details below

Overview

The great architect Sir John Soane (1753-1837) carried out over four hundred recorded architectural commissions in London. Although many never resulted in a finished building, these little-known commissions formed the backbone of his life and practice and were the key to its development. Sir John Soane and London pulls together this vast archive of work for the first time to illustrate Soane's remarkable and extensive involvement in the fabric of the city.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754639268
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1Sir John Soane's London practice11
2No. 12 Lincoln's Inn fields45
3Dulwich Picture Gallery and Mausoleum55
4The Royal Hospital Chelsea I - pre-181563
5The Royal Hospital Chelsea II - life after 181573
6St. Peter's Church Walworth83
7No. 14 Lincoln's Inn fields93
8The Board of Trade and Privy Council office, 68-72 Whitehall103
9Nos 10 and 11 Downing Street113
10Colour section123
11Gazetteer149

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