Dublin’s Bridge Of Sighs


What might have been over the Liffey.

Sibling of Daedalus writes:

Today is the 105th anniversary of opening of Sir Hugh Lane’s Municipal Gallery of Modern Art (in temporary premises in Clonmell House, 17 Harcourt St)
I thought some Broadsheet readers might like this pic of what was intended to be the original location for the gallery, designed by Lutyens (who also designed the War Memorial at Islandbridge) and spanning the River Liffey just down from the Ha’Penny Bridge. More about what happened to the plan here