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Design for the interior of an unidentified room, Houses of Parliament, Palace of Westminster, London: sketch elevation of fireplace wall

RIBA98136
Barry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
NOTES: These drawings, presented in 1938 by Caryl Arthur Ransome Barry (BarryÔÇÖs great-grandson), would appear to be those kept by the family to prove Barry's authorship of the design in the dispute between his heirs and those of A. W. N. Pugin.

Examples of Italian Renaissance architectural features

RIBA100918
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 783 NOTES: A) Capital in cortile, Palazzo Gondi, Florence; B) capital and brackets, the Badia de Fiesole, near Florence; C) Pilaster capital St. Spirito, Florence; D) Window in cortile, Palazzo Quaratesi, Florence; E) niche, National Museum, Florence; F) window and fountain, Palazzo Pitti, Florence; G) doorway, St. Croce, Florence; H) chimney-piece, National Museum, Florence; J) porch, St. Alessandro, Lucca

Examples of Italian Renaissance architecture and architectural features

RIBA100921
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 786 NOTES: A) doorway, St. Zaccaria, Venice; B) balcony, Palazzo Franchini, Verona; C) doorway, Scuola di San Rocco, Venice; D) window, Palazzo Regio, Venice; E) Rialto Bridge, Venice; F) Statue-niche, Palazzo Cornaro, Venice; G) monument to General Colleoni, Venice; H) the Logetta, Venice; J) chimney-piece, Ducal Palace, Venice

Chateau de Blois (A-F); Chateau de Bury; (G-H): plans and perspectives

RIBA100955
Mansart, Francois (1598-1666)
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 879 NOTES: Blois was built from 1498-1524, although was originally begun in the 13th century. A wing was added by Louis XII (1498-1504) and by Francois I (1515-1524). The chateau was finally completed by the architect Francois Mansart (1635-1638) during the reign of Louis XIII. The Chateau de Bury was built 1520, although is now a ruin.

A) Staircase, Ashburnham House, London; B) chimney-piece, Stoke Hall, Derbyshire; C) dining room, Belton House, Grantham, Lincolnshire

RIBA100969
Winde, William (d. 1722)
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 1010 NOTES: Ashburnham House, London (although 14th century in origin) is 1662 by John Webb. Stoke Hall, Derbyshire is c. 1757 by James Paine. Belton House was built 1688, its design attributed to William Winde, but was given a face-lift by James Wyatt in 1778.

Examples of Palladian architectural features: diagrams, plans and elevation

RIBA100986
Gibbs, James (1682-1754)
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 1054 NOTES: A) Doorway; type with Rusticated architrave B) Typical window by Kent, Horse Guards, London C) Doorway with rusticated 3/4 Ionic columns D) Arch Wilton E) Typical Circular Window: S. Martin, London F) Monument to Sir John Bridgman, Aston, Warwickshire G) Gate Piers H) Chimney Piece by Gibbs J) Monument to Duke of Newcastle, Westminster Abbey K) Chimney Piece by Gibbs

Examples of Renaissance architectural detail from Belgium and the Netherlands

RIBA100988
SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 943 NOTES: A-B) Bench-ends, Dordrecht C) Gable end with iron tiles D) Door, The Musee Plantin, Antwerp E) Doorway, Antwerp F) From Chimney Piece, Museum, Brussels G) Capital from the Monument of Guillaume de Croy, L'eglise des Capucins, Enghien H) Staircase, Musee Plantin, Antwerp J) Ornament to Column L'eglise de Capucins, Enghien K) Figures from Chimney Piece in the Palais de Justice at Zalt Bommel

39 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London: the hall fireplace

RIBA102350
Ernest George & Peto
NOTES: No. 39 was the home of the composer W. S. Gilbert of Gilbert & Sullivan, who commissioned Ernest George & Peto in 1882.

39 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London: detail of the alabaster drawing room mantelpiece

RIBA102351
Ernest George & Peto
NOTES: No. 39 was the home of the composer W. S. Gilbert of Gilbert & Sullivan, who commissioned Ernest George & Peto in 1882.
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