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Architect Details
British George Basevi

Title   
Full Title  
First Name   George
Nickname  
Middle Name(s)  
Last Name / Firm Name   Basevi

Nationality   British
Birth Date   1794
Death Date   1845
Circa Date  

Notes
Jewish architect was the son of George Basevi, Senior, and the brother-in-law of Isaac D'Israeli. He studied under Sir John Soane in 1811, who held him in great esteem. One of the architects to be invited to propose plans for the House of Commons reconstruction in 1833. Won the 1835 competition for the Fitzwilliam Museum at Cambridge, one of the principal works of the Early Victorian period. By this time, Basevi was well-established as an English architect and was the most accomplished of Soane's students.

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Performed unknown work (probably external and internal alterations and additions) for William Haldimand, Circa 1828
Remodeled House for W. Mackworth Praed, Circa 1835
Remodelld House for George Capel Cure and added top story, 1822
Stables for T.W. Beaumont, 1842
House, Circa 1840
Stables, conservatory, library interior for David Ricardo, Circa 1820
House,
Alterations and additions to House for brother-in-law, W.H. Hyett., 1827-32 and 1837
House,
Enlarged House for 2nd Marquess of Thomond, Circa 1840
House for Sampson Ricardo,

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