View of Forgan Smith entry from University of Queensland Forecourt

De Gruchy, Graham Francis. View of Forgan Smith entry from University of Queensland Forecourt.

 
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Title View of Forgan Smith entry from University of Queensland Forecourt
Alternative Title Forgan Smith, University Drive
Abstract/Summary View of the main entry to Forgan Smith Building from the University of Queensland Forcourt, just before University Drive ring road.
Date of construction 1937
Date photo taken 1986
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Hennessy, Hennessy and Co
John Francis (Jack) Hennessy (Snr)
John Francis (Jack) Hennessy (Jr)
Photographer De Gruchy, Graham Francis
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 Academic classical
Stripped classical
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Concrete construction
Masonry construction
Building Materials Sandstone
Concrete
Architectural Features Friezes
Grotesques
Towers
Surrounding Features Grass
Parking
Shade trees
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
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