View across grassed area to northern elevation of Forgan Smith Building

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. View across grassed area to northern elevation of Forgan Smith Building.

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Title View across grassed area to northern elevation of Forgan Smith Building
Alternative Title Faculty of Arts and School of Law, Forgan Smith Building, The Great Court, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus
Abstract/Summary View to Forgan Smith Building and Tower with south-western corner of James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre in foreground
Date of construction 1937 - 1949
Date photo taken 1986
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Hennessy, Hennessy and Co.
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location The University of Queensland
St. Lucia Campus
Brisbane, Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Educational facilities
Subcategory Universities
Period Inter war (1915-1940)
Post war (1940-1960)
Style Stripped classical
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Concrete construction
Masonry construction
Building Materials Sandstone
Brick
Concrete
Granite
Timber
Architectural Features Sandstone walls
Towers
Colonnades
Arched openings
Friezes
Sculptures
Grotesques
Columns
Interior Features Parquetry floors
Surrounding Features Trees
Footpaths
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References Moore, Clive. "The Forgan Smith Building and the Great Court at the University of Queensland: Investing in the Future." Crossroads Vol.5, 2 (2011):19-33. http://www.uq.edu.au/crossroads/Archives/Vol%205/Issue%202%202011/Vol5Iss211%20-%206.Moore%20%28p.19-33%29.pdf
Additional Notes "The Forgan Smith Building is the centrepiece of the Great Court complex at the core of The University of Queensland’s St.Lucia campus." It is "flanked on each end by the library and Great Hall." Moore, Clive. "The Forgan Smith Building and the Great Court at the University of Queensland: Investing in the Future." Crossroads Vol.5, 2 (2011):19-33. http://www.uq.edu.au/crossroads/Archives/Vol%205/Issue%202%202011/Vol5Iss211%20-%206.Moore%20%28p.19-33%29.pdf UQ B

 
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