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Title The Houses of Parliament / edited by M. H. Port
Published New Haven : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (London) by Yale University Press, 1976

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 WATERFT ART&ARCH  725.110942132 Por/Hop  AVAILABLE
Description xxi, 347 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Series Studies in British art
Studies in British art (Unnumbered)
Contents Introduction / M.H. Port -- The old Houses of Parliament / M.H. Port -- The Houses of Parliament competition / M.H. Port -- Barry and Pugin : a collaboration / Phoebe B. Stanton -- Select committees and estimates : the collaboration continued / Phoebe B. Stanton and M.H. Port -- Problems of building in the 1840's / M.H. Port -- The collaboration renewed : Barry and Pugin, 1844-52 / Phoebe B. Stanton -- Barry's last years : the new palace in the 1850's / M.H. Port -- The completion of the new palace, 1860-70 / M.H. Port -- The techniques of the building / Denis Smith -- The building services / Denis Smith -- The palace of history and art / M.H. Port, Benedict Read, John Christian, Shirley Bury, T.S.R. Boase -- Furniture / Clive Wainwright -- Mother of Parliaments? : architectural influences from the new palace / Priscilla Metcalf
Analysis Government buildings London. Westminster (London Borough). Palace of Westminster. Architectural features
London Westminster (London Borough) Government buildings Palace of Westminster Architecture
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Westminster Palace (London, England)
Houses of Parliament, London
Parliament Buildings (Great Britain)
Architecture -- England -- London.
Gothic revival (Architecture) -- England -- London.
Gothic revival (Architecture) -- England.
Gothic revival (Architecture) -- Great Britain.
Houses of Parliament (Great Britain)
London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Author Port, M. H. (Michael Harry)
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art.
LC no. 76003374
ISBN 0300020228