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Title Scheme for Kingsway (unexecuted)
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Lethaby;William Richard;
Date c.1900
Id Number Current Accession F.56
Id Number Current Repository 1241
Location Creation Site London (probably 2 Gray´s Inn Square)
Subject Lethaby;William Richard;
Measurements Dimensions 500 x 318 mm
Material Charcoal or black chalk and pencil on paper
Notes See also F.76 for another of Lethaby's urban planning proposals.
Object Notes Proposed urban planning design: view of Kingsway at night, with a scheme by Lethaby for altering and improving carriage traffic etc. This may have been made at the same time as "Proposal for a Sacred Way" 9F.76) which would have incorporated an avenue from Waterloo Bridge to the front gates of the British Museum.
Relation Exhibition W R Lethaby 1857-1931: architecture, design and education, London, Central School of Arts and Crafts
Relation References Article in book: Rubens;Godfrey;, The Drawings of William Richard Lethaby, Object Lessons: Central Saint Martins Art and Design Archive, Backemeyer;Sylvia; ed. Lund Humphries Publishers in association with The Lethaby Press. Pages 78 - 82, 1996.
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Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Technique Charcoal or Black Chalk drawing
Work Type Fine Art
 

 

 

 

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