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TitleThe Museum Building of Trinity College Dublin : a model of Victorian craftmanship
Editor(s)Casey, Christine ; Wyse Jackson, Patrick
PublisherFour Courts Press
Contentdetails, elevations, maps, photos, plans, text
Note(s)In the opening introduction, the editors refer to this university museum building as 'an acknowledged masterpiece of Gothic revival architecture and the single-most influential building of the Victorian period in Ireland.' This book, divided into five sections, includes detailed accounts of the building's decorative stone and the Irish marble industry; architectural sources and engineering; sculpture and stone carving; and conservation.
Subject(s)Victorian ; universities ; museums ; Gothic Revival ; marble ; stonework ; historic buildings ; architectural heritage ; quarrying ; history ; architectural history ; cities ; sculpture ; design ; engineering ; conservation ; 19th century ; interior design ; buildings
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