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Title John Soane, architect : master of space and light / edited by Margaret Richardson and MaryAnne Stevens.

Imprint London : Royal Academy of Arts, [1999]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    720.92 Soane,J JOH    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    720.92 Soane, J JOH    Available
Description 302 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Note Catalogue of an exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, London from 11 September to 3 December 1999.
Contents Sponsor's preface -- President's foreword -- Exhibition organisation -- Acknowledgements and lenders to the exhibition -- Soane: the man and his circle / Gillian Darley -- Soane's spaces and the matter of fragmentation / Robin Middleton -- Soane: the royal academician and the public realm / David Watkin -- Soane's legacy / Margaret Richardson -- 'Wall, ceiling, enclosure and light': Soane's designs for domes / Christopher Woodward -- Soane: the pragmatic architect / Ptolemy Dean -- Beginnings and early training / Gillian Darley -- A Royal Academy student in architecture / Nicholas Savage -- The grand tour / Gillian Darley -- Early practice: country houses and the primitive / Ptolemy Dean -- Wimpole Hall / Christopher Woodward -- Tyringham / Margaret Richardson -- Pitzhanger Manor / Heather Ewing -- The Soane family tomb / Christopher Woodward -- Pell Wall / John Wibberley, Barry Clayton -- The Bank of England / Daniel Abramson -- The Processional Route / Sean Sawyer -- Freemasons' Hall / David Watkin -- The Law Courts / Sean Sawyer -- Imaginative compositions / Margaret Richardson -- Chronology -- Chronological list of Soane's building projects -- Bibliography -- Glossary --Index -- Photographic acknowledgements.
Subject Soane, John, Sir, 1753-1837 -- Exhibitions.
Neoclassicism (Architecture) -- England -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Stevens, Mary Anne
Soane, John, 1753-1837
Richardson, Margaret
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
ISBN 0300081952 : $75.00
0900946806 (pbk.)

 
    
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