William Wilkins

William Wilkins

Edward Hodges Baily


Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge


The architect William Wilkins was at the height of his career when this was modelled. He had completed important commissions at Downing, King's, Trinity y Corpus Christi Colleges, y was currently supervising the construction of University College Londres, as well as working on the National Gallery y Royal Academy project for Trafalgar Square (these both opened in the late 30s, the Royal Academy remaining in the eastern part of the gallery until 1868). [Continued below]

La fotografí y el texto por Jacqueline Banerjee

Courtesy of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge