Burlington house in Pickadilly London.Erected by the R.t Honourable Richard Boyle, Earl of Burlington and Cork, Lord High Treasurer of the Kingdom of Ireland &c. Designed by Colen Campbell Anno 1717.
[London: Colen Campbell, 1725.]
Engraving. 250 x 500mm (9¾ x 19¾"). Very large margins.
The south façade of Burlington House, designed by Colen Campbell in the new Palladian style, with balustrade and Venetian windows in the projecting end bays. This house and Campbell's monumental book, 'Vitruvius Britannicus' (from which this print comes), were extremely influential on British architecture.
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