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Staircase of Queen Victoria Building is reminiscent of M.C. Escher drawings, w beautifully colored golden wood & arched church style windows. RESEARCH by DdO:) - http://www.pinterest.com/DianaDeeOsborne/intriguing-architecture Much MATH required in this design by George McRae. Built in 1898 as monument to monarch. Sydney Australia was in a severe RECESSION. Elaborate Romanesque architecture was specially planned to use many unemployed craftsmen: stonemasons, plasterers, stained glass artists.
Queen Victoria Building, Sydney Australia- Makes me feel that little kid need to climb the stairs
Staircases of the Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, Australia. SO BEAUTIFUL. The stained glass and wrought iron are sheer works of art.