The design attributed to Giles Gilbert Scott (1880-1960)
155 x 76 x 21 (maximum) cm
English, circa 1931
Supplied for Whitelands College, Putney
A new building for Whitelands College was designed by Giles Gilbert Scott and opened in 1931.
‘Waterfall’ bookcases, appropriate for smaller-scale rooms, first became a popular form towards the end of the eighteenth century.