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09 October 2014

1884 – Villa Weber, rue Erlanger, Paris

Architect: Paul Sédille Although now best known for his rebuilding of the Printemps department store in Paris, Paul Sédille wrote numerous articles on the evolution of architecture in the 1870s and 1880s. It...

09 October 2014

1860 – Fontaine Saint-Michel, Paris

Architect: Gabriel Davioud The Saint Michel Fountain is located between the boulevard Saint-Michel and the Place Saint-André-des-Arts. It depicts the archangel Michael vanquishing the Devil, evoking thoughts of the battle between Good and...

24 March 2014

1878 – Doulton Building, Exposition Universelle, Paris

Architect: J. Starke Wilkinson Elevation of the Doulton Building at the 1878 Exposition Universelle, Paris. Based on the design of a building by Wilkinson at their base in Lambeth – Southbank House, the...

05 March 2014

1878 – Ceramics Pavilion, Exposition Universelle, Paris

Architect: Marcel Deslignieres Architectural detail of the Ceramic Pavilion, designed by Marcel Deslignieres, for the 1878 Exposition Universelle.

11 September 2012

1876 – Design for Church of St. Marthe, La Villette, Paris

Architect: Goldie & Child Unrealised design for a new church by George Goldie of Goldie & Child for the Saint Marthe Parish of Pantin, part of the Saint-Denis diocese. Elevations, sections and plans...

11 September 2012

1877 – Design for The Church of The Sacre ‘Coeur, Montmarte, Paris

Architect: R. Phene Spier & C.J. Phipps Unsuccessful design published in The Architect, December 26th 1877. Designed as a political and cultural monument, both a national penance for the supposed excesses of the...

24 March 2011

1900 – The American Pavilion, Exposition Universelle, Paris

The American pavilion of the 1900 Exposition Universelle attracted negative interest among those that were not from the United States. The exhibit, a post office inspired building resembling the structures of Chicago, became...

25 February 2011

1874 – Design for a townhall, Paris, France

Published in The Building News, May 15th 1874.

10 November 2010

1879 – The Hertford British Hospital, Paris, France

Architect: Paul-Ernest Sanson Front Elevation to Rue de Villiers & small ground plan published in The Building News, May 16th 1879. The Hertford British Hospital was founded in 1871 by Sir Richard Wallace...