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Title A Country House Porch [Building News Designing Club]
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Lethaby;William Richard;
Date 1877
Id Number Current Accession R.85.3
Id Number Current Repository -2142215086
Inscription As title; plus notes.
Location Creation Site James Akerman, 51 Grays Inn Road, WC, London (Printers and Photolithographers)
Subject Lethaby;William Richard;;
Material Black printing ink on paper
Notes See F.2. This reproduction appears on a page (from the Building News) with five other designs for country house porches by other designers. The original drawing by Lethaby was part of his 1877 entry into the Building News Designing Club competition. He went on to become the overall winner in 1878.
Object Notes Design for "A Country House Porch"; reproduced and published with five other designs of the same subject by other designers in The Building News, issue dated March 23rd 1877. Shows 1) section 2) plan and 3) front elevation. Scale in feet and inches. Signed with the Debut pseudonym. Reduced in size from the original. See F.2.
Relation Exhibition Object Lessons, London, London Institute W R Lethaby 1857-1931: architecture, design and education, London, Central School of Arts and Crafts
Relation References Book: Rubens;Godfrey;, William Richard Lethaby: his life and work 1857-1931, Architectural Press. 1986.
Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Exhibition: 1990.
Thesis: Rubens;Godfrey;, The life and work of William Richard Lethaby (
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Source Christie´s ; A.B. Waters CBE
Technique Photolithograph
Work Type Reproduction



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