I did it that time!
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From: "John Wood" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 4:54 PM
Subject: Re: Sir Aston Webb
> Many thanks for this!
> Fond memories of Weymouth too!
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> From: "Elias Kupfermann" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 20, 2004 4:19 PM
> Subject: Sir Aston Webb
> > John,
> > Here are a few suggestions for you and an abstract of his key works:
> > The majority of Sir Aston Webb's drawings are deposited at the Alexander
> > Architectural Library in Houston Texas
> > Sir Aston Webb (1849-1930), London architect, designed many large public
> > commissions throughout England between 1875-1915; worked with E. Ingress
> > Bell and later with his son Maurice Webb. Consists of 369 architectural
> > drawings (mostly presentation drawings), 244 photographs, and 136
> > "tearsheets" from British architectural periodicals. The following
> > are included among the drawings: Admiralty Arch, Buckingham Palace;
> > Birmingham New Law Courts; University of Cambridge; Imperial College of
> > Science and Technology (London); Royal United Service Institution (Great
> > Britain); Shepard's Bush Flats (London); Stock Exchange War Memorial and
> > Chapel Court Entrance (London); Victoria and Albert Museum.
> > A catalogue can be viewed at
> > http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utaaa/00033/aaa-00033.html
> > As Webb was involved in a number of London buildings try Pevsner for the
> > relevant works mentioned in the abstract above and also The Survey of
> > Best wishes
> > Elias Kupfermann