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Charles Frederic Mewes

(1858-1914), Architect

Sitter in 3 portraits
Architect. Studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris with Arthur J. Davis. Designed the Ritz Hotel in Paris (1898 )and made Davis his London partner in 1900. Together they designed the London Ritz Hotel (1903-6) and the Royal Automobile Club (1908-11). The new Clubhouse took three years to complete and was eventually opened in March 1911, at a cost of £250,000.

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Charles Frederic Mewes, by Unknown photographer - NPG P964

Charles Frederic Mewes

by Unknown photographer
red-toned carbon print, circa 1900
NPG P964

Charles Frederic Mewes, by Langfier Ltd - NPG P962

Charles Frederic Mewes

by Langfier Ltd
sepia carbon print, circa 1906
NPG P962

Charles Frederic Mewes, by Langfier Ltd - NPG P963

Charles Frederic Mewes

by Langfier Ltd
sepia carbon print, circa 1906
NPG P963



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