London Charterhouse, West Smithfield, City of London: the screen in the Great Hall after restoration
|Architect/Designer||Seely & Paget|
|Artist/Photographer||Maltby, John (1910-1980)|
|Library Reference||46562/30 (Maltby 30586)|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Subject||Town houses ; Halls ; Monasteries & convents ; Decorative woodwork ; Arches ; Schools ; Screens ; Restoration ; Columns|
NOTES: The London Charterhouse, originally a Carthusian monastery and later a Tudor mansion, hospital and school, was severely bomb damaged on 10-11 May 1941 during a heavy air raid on the City during World War II. It was restored by Seely & Paget in the 1950s and some medieval and sixteenth century fabric remains.
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