Demobilized soldiers taking a rest on one of the four bronze lions during construction work on the new layout of Trafalgar Square, London
|Architect/Designer||Barry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)|
|Great Britain. Ministry of Works|
|Landseer, Sir Edwin Henry (1802-1873)|
|Lutyens, Sir Edwin Landseer (1869-1944)|
|Artist/Photographer||Galwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Credit||Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Squares ; Statues ; Belfries, bell towers ; Hard landscaping ; Animals ; Street scenes ; Bronze ; People|
NOTES: Sir Charles Barry was the architect of the square, completed in 1845. The four bronze lions in each corner were designed by Sir Edwin Landseer and added in 1868. A new layout of the square was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1939 for the Ministry of Works, but was only completed in 1948.
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