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Bear Lawyer v. Lutyens

The Bear Lawyer visited DC last week.

It could have been a real tragedy if he had caused damage to Edwin Lutyen’s only building in the US, the British  Embassy. Lutyens was one of the later examples of the English pattern of idiosyncratic classicists with good plans, along with John Soane and Nicholas Hawksmoor.

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