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Iziko South African National Gallery
Cape Town, Western Cape

Franklin Kaye KENDALL: Design Architect
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT: Architect

Date:1930
Type:Art Gallery
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
33°55'44.85" S 18°25'02.50" E Alt: 31m

Now the Iziko South African National Gallery. Before 2002 it was known as the South African National Gallery.

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Transcription of English foundation stone:

SOUTH AFRICAN
NATIONAL GALLERY
OPENED BY H.E. THE RT. HON.
EARL OF ATHLONE
K.G. K.G.C.B. K.G.M.G. K.C.V.O. D.S.O.
GOVERNOR - GENERAL
OF THE UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA
3. NOVEMBER. 1930

(SAB Feb 1933::11, 13)

These notes were last edited on 2020 09 04

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Crump, Alan & Van Niekerk, Raymund. 1988. Public sculptures & reliefs Cape Town. Cape Town: Clifton Publications. pg 47 (ill.), 48, 50, 49 (ill.), 50