Edward Salomons

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Edward Salomons (1828 – 1906) was an Anglo-Jewish architect based in Manchester, working in the late 19th century.[1] He is noted for his architecture in various Gothic Revival and Italianate styles.[2]

Prominent commissions in Manchester include the current grade II* listed Manchester Jewish Museum (1875) and Manchester Reform Club [2] and the now demolished Exhibition Hall, built for the city's Art Treasures Exhibition (1857).[3] In London he assisted the design of the Agnew Gallery on Old Bold Street (1876) and the now grade I listed New West End Synagogue (1863).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Edward Salomons". Dictionary of Scottish Architects. Retrieved 2009-01-14. 
  2. ^ a b C. Hartwell (2001). Manchester. Pevsner Architectural Guides. Yale University Press. p. 143. 
  3. ^ John J. Parkinson-Bailey (2000). Manchester: An Architectural History. Manchester University Press. pp. page 77. ISBN 0-7190-5606-3.