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Victoria Embankment (WC2)
(Norman Shaw North Building)

Richard Norman Shaw

Edinburgh 1831 - London 1912
British architect who worked from the 1870s to the 1900s, known for his country houses and for commercial buildings
Hamo Thornycroft

London /  Richard Norman Shaw   London /  Richard Norman Shaw


Bronze plaque with relief portrait circumscribed: RICHARD NORMAN SHAW ARCHITECT - 1831 · 1912


Unveiled 13 July 1914. Lethaby commended Thornycroft on his posthumous likeness of Shaw: "You must have remembered much, the curled over lip and the serious smiling, saucy look are so alike..." The building is generally regarded as Shaw's masterpiece.


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