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Notebook of G H Birch

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Notebook of G H Birch
undated, c late 19th century
Level of description
Extent and format
1 volume
Scope and content
Architectural notebook belonging to G. H. Birch. Contains sketches, plans and tracings of various buildings and decorative elements and features. Most are in pencil but some have been painted. There are also some cut outs from magazines, some loose sketches and drawings.
A number of foils, presumably from confectionery, are stored between the pages at the back of the notebook which are in a poor condition.
Birch, George Henry (1842-1904), architect and curator of Sir John Soane's Museum
Conditions governing access
Due to its poor condition, handling restrictions may be placed on this notebook. Please contact the Archivist with as much notice as possible if you would like to view this item.