George Saunders(1762-1839), Architect
Sitter in 1 portrait
Saunders was an architect and theorist. He published A Treatise on Theatres (1790) and designed the earliest top-lit public galleries in Britain for the British Museum (1808, rooms demolished in 1849). Held in high-esteem by his peers, he was elected as a fellow of the Royal Society in 1812.
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