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A journey with Sir Edwin Lutyens

From Country House to Viceroy's House: A journey with Sir Edwin Lutyens

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From Country House to Viceroy's House: A journey with Sir Edwin Lutyens

Martin Lutyens, Chairman of The Lutyens Trust, will explain how Edwin came to be the most celebrated British architect of his day

He will describe how Lutyens' style matured and evolved, from the early houses which made his name, through grander houses, public buildings and memorials, leading onto the building, over almost 20 years, of New Delhi. He will describe the influence of Sir Edwin's earlier work on the planning of New Delhi and the design of Government House (now Rashtrapati Bhavan); and how working in India influenced contemporaneous commissions in Britain and continental Europe.

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