St George's Hall, Lime Street, Liverpool: the south portico with statues
|Architect/Designer||Elmes, Harvey Lonsdale (1814-1847)|
|Cockerell, Charles Robert (1788-1863)|
|Artist/Photographer||Charles, Martin (1940-2012)|
|Library Reference||MC C 130586c|
|Credit||Martin Charles / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Porticos ; Public buildings ; Statues ; Law courts ; Columns ; Concert halls|
NOTES: The design for St George's Hall was won in open competition by Harvey Lonsdale Elmes in 1839. Construction began in 1841 and after Elmes's death in 1847 work was continued by the Corporation Surveyor, John Weightman, until C. R. Cockerell took over as architect in 1851. See RIBA130465 for a black and white version of this image.
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