Whitechapel Art Gallery
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Architect C. Harrison Townsend
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Location London, England   map
Date 1897 to 1901   timeline
Building Type art gallery
 Construction System masonry
Climate temperate
Context urban
Style Art Nouveau
Notes A reserved romantic composition worked within the plane of the street facade.


Exterior photo of street facade of art gallery





Sources on Whitechapel Art Gallery

Sir Banister Fletcher. Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of Architecture. 18th ed., revised by J.C. Palmes. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. ISBN 684-14207-4. NA200.F63. photo, p1170, f D.

Werner Hofmann. Modern Architecture in Color. New York: The Viking Press, 1969. NA 642.H6413. LC 72-125823. drawing of ground floor plan, p128. drawing of second floor plan, p131. drawing of third floor plan, p131.

Josep M.a Montaner. New Museums. London: Architecture Design and Technology Press, 1990. ISBN 1-85454-600-7. NA6695.M6613 1990b. interior elevation photo of door, p177. exterior elevation photo of facade, p177.

John Julius Norwich, ed. Great Architecture of the World. London: Mitchell Beazley Publishers, 1975. facade rendering, p225. Reprint edition: Da Capo Press, April 1991. ISBN 0-3068-0436-0. — An accessible, inspiring and informative overview of world architecture, with lots of full-color cutaway drawings, and clear explanations. Available at Amazon.com

Alene Stickles, University of Oregon. Slide from photographer's collection, June 1993. PCD.2365.1012.0634.004. Facade.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at Amazon.com

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