Lutyens


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Lutyens

(ˈlʌtʃəns)
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1. (Biography) Sir Edwin. 1869–1944, British architect, noted for his neoclassical country houses and his planning of New Delhi, India
2. (Biography) his daughter, Elisabeth. 1906–83, British composer
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Noun1.Lutyens - English architect who planned the city of New Delhi (1869-1944)
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The carol service will turn Lutyens Crypt in Liverpool's Metropolitan Cathedral into a festive wonderland that will deliver a message of hope to those who have been affected by cancer.
The First World War memorial was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and would later do double duty for the Second World War.
The minister filed a complaint against the four youths, saying they tailed her car in Lutyens Zone and then tried to overtake it near the Moti Bagh flyover.
Grosvenor House, on London's Park Lane, was designed by Edwin Lutyens.
When the new capital was rising, Lutyens and Herbert Baker only went out for a couple of months each winter while the permanent representative was on the spot all year round, and Shoosmith's job was to supervise the construction of Viceroy's House.
BORN J Edgar Hoover, US government official, 1895 J D Salinger, US novelist, 1919, above E M Forster, English novelist, 1897 DIED MAURICE Chevalier, entertainer, 1972 HELEN Moody, US tennis player, 1998 EDWIN Lutyens, English architect, 1944, above
He spent five years at Campbell Lutyens Asia Pacific, where he was responsible for coverage of the Korean market, on private equity, private debt and infrastructure investments.
It has been upgraded from grade II listing to grade II star by Historic England as part of a review of all 44 war memorials designed by architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, whose work also includes the Cenotaph in Whitehall.
CREATED BY ENGLISH ARCHITECT Sir Edwin Lutyens (1869-1944) for a Gertrude Jekyll-designed garden, this arched slat bench has become the gold standard for romantic garden seating in a traditional setting.
It is understood that a firm of private equity and infrastructure advisers, Campbell Lutyens, has been retained by L&G to sell off its remaining portfolio of assets and businesses, one of which, the 32-store retail business Cycle Surgery, acquired by Legal & General five years ago, has generated signifi-cant interest.
New Delhi President Pranab Mukherjee has commissioned an ambitious project to restore the original vision of Edward Landseer Lutyens, the British architect who designed Rashtrapati Bhavan, a top official told Gulf News.
Naturally, they cannot be expected to live in homes occupied by the hoi polloi; their exalted status requires them to live in sprawling bungalows with outhouses for the servants and extensive lawns in the leafy avenues of Delhi, designed by Edwin Lutyens, the 19th century British architect of Dutch origin, for housing the 'Burra Sahibs' of British India.