The GettyResearch Institute
Research Home Tools Union List of Artist Names Full Record Display
Union List of Artist Names Full Record Display
New Search Previous Page Help
Click the icon to view the hierarchy.
 
Semantic View (JSONJSONLDRDFN3/TurtleN-Triples)

ID: 500003874
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500003874

 
Record Type: Person
Burton, Decimus (English architect and urban planner, 1800-1881)

Note: Burton was a prolific Greek and Roman revival architect and an expert on the construction of glass and iron conservatories. Notable projects in London include buildings and gardens for the Zoological Society and the Royal Botanical Society in Regent's Park, the Colosseum in Regent's Park, the Ionic screen at Hyde Park Corner, the archway on Constitution Hill, and the Athenaeum Club. Outside of London he is noted for his design of Calverley Estate at Tunbridge Wells, Kent. He was a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries and of the Royal Institute of British Architects. He exhibited at the Royal Academy in London between 1817 and 1838. Burton died on 14 December 1881. British architect.

Names:
Burton, Decimus (preferred,V,index)
Decimus Burton (V,display)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
architect
urban planner

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
influenced by ....  Nash, John  
........................  (English architect and town planner, 1752-1835) [500014342]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Burton, Decimus (I)

Biographies:
(English architect and urban planner, 1800-1881) ..... [VP Preferred]
(British architect, 1800-1881) ..... [AVERY]
(British architect, 1800-1881) ..... [BHA]
(English architect; born London (England, Great Britain, now United Kingdom), 1800; died London (England, United Kingdom), 1881) ..... [CCA]
(British architect 1800-1881) ..... [GRLPSC]
(British artist, 1800-1881) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, 1800-1881) ..... [WCI]
(British architect, 1800-1881) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(British artist, 1800-1881) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British architect, 1800-1881) ..... [AVERY]
(English architect, 1800-1881) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Burton, Decimus ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRLPA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
................................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
................................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
................................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Decimus Burton ........ [CCA, VP, WL-Courtauld]
..............................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
..............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CCA, CL-Courtauld, Gallery Systems, GRLPA, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
....................  Colvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects (1978)
....................  DNB: Oxford National Biography, 1912-1921 (1927)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: nr91018238
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: nr91018238
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  Miller, Decimus Burton (1981)
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Summerson, Architecture in Britain 1530-1830 (1977) 310
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der K√ľnstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CCA, CL-Courtauld, VP]
.......... Colvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects (1978)
.......... Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
.......... Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
.......... Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der K√ľnstler (1980-1986)
New Search

Back to Top

Printer Friendly Version

The J. Paul Getty Trust
The J. Paul Getty Trust