TITLE

A mother and children overlooking Paddington Green

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbs, Denis
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Apr2002, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the building of the Paddington Green Children's Hospital which was founded in 1883 in England. The first building was demolished after a few years and was replaced in 1895 with a better structure with Flemish gables and terracotta. It was designed by H. Percy Adams. A sculpture over the hospital entrance was created by SW Elmes and Son. It shows a woman and three children. The sculpture remains even after the building was converted into flats.
ACCESSION #
23070414

 

Related Articles

  • CPI cuts building costs at children's hospital.  // Health Facilities Management;Jun2010, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p6 

    The article discusses the savings to be generated by Continuous Performance Improvement in the master expansion plans of the Seattle Children's Hospital in Washington.

  • Facility Profile. Simmons, Margaret // Health Facilities Management;Apr2003, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p12 

    Focuses on the design and construction of the Goryeb Children's Center in New Jersey, owned and developed by Morristown Memorial Hospital. Specifications of the project; Design elements; Description of its family-oriented patient rooms.

  • Construction Digest. Robeznieks, Andis // Modern Healthcare;7/18/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 29, p32 

    This section offers construction news briefs in the U.S., which includes the placement of the final steam beam of Kaiser Permanente Oakland (California) Medical Center on July 5, 2011, the opening of the 11,200-square-foot Havasu Regional Medical Center in Lake Havasu City, New Mexico and the...

  • Color full.  // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2012, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p18 

    The article reports on an expansion of the Phoenix Children's Hospital which features an extensive use of creative lighting design and vivid colors which are designed to calm patients and patients' families.

  • New children's hospital construction progresses.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;09/25/2000-10/09/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 16, p22 

    Reports on the construction of the Westchester Medical Center's Children's Hospital in Westchester, New York. Renovations to the lower level of Cedarwood Hall, a medical records building; Completion of the exterior architecture plans.

  • Creative Therapy.  // Architectural Digest;Sep2015, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p110 

    The article provides information on the nonprofit organization RxArt founded by Diane Brown which places installation art pieces in pediatric hospitals

  • PEDIATRIC DESIGN. EAGLE, AMY // Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2015, Vol. 89 Issue 12, p32 

    The article offers information on several children's facilities which are designed for children to provide safety, care and appropriate venue for the patient's family including Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Golisano Children's Hospital, and University of Virginia Children's...

  • Mother and Child.  // Public Sculpture of Birmingham;1998, p88 

    Information about the Mother and Child sculpture by John Bridgeman is presented. The sculpture is made of a cement-like material with copper-coloured patina portraying a woman carrying her child in a contented nature which depicts the nature of motherhood. It is situated at the courtyard of the...

  • SANTORINI BIENNALE: UPDATE. Coxon, Michele // Ceramic Review;Jan/Feb2014, Issue 265, p80 

    In a letter to the editor, the author reports that her ceramic sculpture "My Mother," which went missing in Greece after it was exhibited at the Biennale of Santorini, has been found in Leicester, England.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics