EMDEN, THOMAS WALTER LAWRENCE #
- Born: 1847 Died: 1913
Architect of London, specializing in theatre design., for whom see Directory of British Architects 1834-1914 (RIBA 2001), I, 612. At the time of the Dublin Exhibition of 1872, he would only have been twenty-five or younger but already, according to the Irish Times, enjoyed 'a high reputation for his taste and talent as an architect'.(1) He designed the interior decoration for the Grand Concert Hall(2) as well as four fountains, two inside and two outside the exhibition building.(3)
(1) According to the English census of 1771, he was only 23 at the time the census was taken.
(2) Irish Times, 23 Mar 1872.
(3) B 30, 6 Apr 1872, 264.
1 work entries listed in chronological order for EMDEN, THOMAS WALTER LAWRENCE #
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, EARLSFORT TERRACE, EXHIBITION PALACE & WINTER GARDEN|
|Nature:||WE designs interior decoration of Grand Concert Hall and 4 fountains, 2 inside and 2 outside exhibition building.
|Refs:||Irish Times, 23 Mar 1872; B 30, 16 Nar,6 Apr 1872, 203-4,263-4|