History events at the IHR

Memorial Tales: stories behind the creation of the English war memorials of Sir Edwin Lutyens

13 November 2012, 17:15 - 19:15

Event Type: Seminar


Tim Skelton, independent scholar


The talk will concentrate upon the fifty or so war memorials that the architect designed in England and will look at the various ways in which they were commissioned and the tensions involved, not only within the local communities, but also between architect and client.

Venue: The Court Room (Senate House, first floor)

Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU 

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