ofice block, Birmingham

Office block

Isaiah Robert Edmondson Birkett (1853-1933).



62 cm. x 61 cm

This signed and dated drawing shows the front elevation of a 6 storey building which faces a street in downtown Birmingham called The Piccadilly (not to be confused with the street of the same name in London). This is one of several large office/warehouse blocks which Birkett designed in Manchester. This specific building may have been destroyed by enemy bombing during WWII.

Collection of Robert G. Hill, Architect, Toronto, Canada

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