Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Victoria and Albert Museum

Accession Number: 
182629
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module SIX--6,074 images
Type of View: 
generalView
View Title: 
Passageway with coffered ceiling and richly veined marble
Date of View: 
5/15/2007
Image description: 
Scott's assistant J.H. Wild designed the impressive staircase that rises the full height of the building, made from Cadeby stone the steps are 7 feet (2.1 m) in length, the balustrades and columns are Portland stone.
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module SIX
Culture: 
British
Subject: 
Art museums
Work Types: 
Architecture; cultural / educational buildings; museums; art museums (buildings)
Preferred Title: 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Agent Display: 
Aston Webb (British architect, 1849-1930); Henry Young Darracott Scott (British architect, 1822-1883)
Date: 
enlarged 1899-1909 (alteration)
Materials: 
red brick; Portland stone; tile
Alternate Title: 
V&A
Locations: 
Victoria and Albert Museum [South Kensington], London, England, United Kingdom
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Nineteenth century
Style/Period: 
Renaissance Revival
Classification: 
Architecture