View of Forgan Smith entry from the Great Court

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. View of Forgan Smith entry from the Great Court.

 
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Title View of Forgan Smith entry from the Great Court
Alternative Title University of Queensland Great Court, Forgan Smith
Abstract/Summary View of the main entry to Forgan Smith Building from the University of Queensland Great Court
Date of construction 1937-1979
Date photo taken 1988
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Hennessy, Hennessy and Co
John Francis (Jack) Hennessy (Snr)j
John Francis (Jack) Hennessy (Jr)
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 Academic classical
Stripped classical
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Concrete construction
Masonry construction
Columns
Building Materials Sandstone
Concrete
Architectural Features Arches
Colonnades
Clock towers
Towers
Grotesques
Friezes
Surrounding Features Grass
Shade trees
Pedestrian path
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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