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Glasgow University Library Special Collections, Edwin Law

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Charing Cross

Edwin Law's view of Charing Cross looking east along Sauchiehall Street, showing (on the left) the Grand Hotel. The distinctive Charing Cross Mansions (1889-1891) by J J Burnet of the architects Burnet, Son & Campbell are in the distance, on the far side of the cross. The design of this ornate block of tenement flats owes a great debt to the Hotel de Ville in Paris.

Reference: Glasgow University Library Special Collections, e189

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections

Beaux Arts, Charing Cross Mansions, etchings, Grand Hotel, hotels, tenements

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