(Seddon) Darby, Michael

John Pollard Seddon.

London, Victoria & Albert Museum 1983.

Reference: 14849
Price: £24 [convert currency]

Full Description

Folio. 120pp, many ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. No ownership inscription but Gavin Stamp’s copy.

The first in this series of illustrated catalogues of English architectural drawings held by the Victoria & Albert Museum. It describes nearly two thousand drawings by the architect John Pollard Seddon (1827-1906), a Gothic Revival enthusiast strongly influencec by Ruskin. Seddon’s best known building is what is today the central administrative building for the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth (now Aberystwyth University).