More about the Clapham I’Ansons

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Mar 222020
 
More about the Clapham I’Ansons

Peter Jefferson Smith’s book about the I’Anson family of architects was the subject of an article in the March edition of The Victorian, the journal of The Victorian Society. Written by Alyson Wilson, the article provides insights into how

Studio Voltaire Talk in March Cancelled

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Mar 132020
 
Studio Voltaire Talk in March Cancelled

We regret that Laura Harford, Curator of Studio Voltaire, is unable to speak at our meeting at Omnibus Theatre on Monday 16 March. She has been advised by her company to postpone events where possible and sends her sincerest apologies. Clapham Society Members should check the website Events page for the latest information re: meetings. [Read More]

The Clapham Society visit to 55 Broadway

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Feb 072020
 
The Clapham Society visit to 55 Broadway

Recent Trip to the TfL Art Deco Building and the sale to a hotel group. Members of the Clapham Society enjoyed a visit to 55 Broadway and were pleased for the opportunity to see it before everything changes under new ownership. The outside of the building will not be altered but the interior will require [Read More]

I’Anson Article in The South London Press

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Jan 202020
 
I'Anson Article in The South London Press

Publicity for the latest book published by the Clapham Society. The I’Ansons A Dynasty of London Architects & Surveyors by Peter Jefferson Smith was published in November. An article about the book appeared in the South London Press on Friday 10th January 2020 and has provoked some response. Along with requests for copies of the [Read More]

Early Clan Members Peter Jefferson Smith’s Book

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Sep 032019
 
Early Clan Members Peter Jefferson Smith's Book

Important Architects lived in Clapham Featured in this New Book, Published in NOVEMBER 2019 , this family of Architects led interesting and productive lives.  Details of the book below. This portrait catches Architect Edward I’Anson Senior in a thoughtful pose. The first member of the clan was painted by Lord Leighton, his great nephew, in [Read More]