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Sir
Edwin Landseer Lutyens
OM KCIE RA FRIBA
Born (1869-03-29)29 March 1869
London, United Kingdom
Died 1 January 1944(1944-01-01) (aged 74)
London, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Alma mater Royal College of Art
Occupation Architect
Buildings

Castle Drogo
India Gate
Thiepval Memorial
Munstead Wood
100 King Street
The Cenotaph, Whitehall
Lindisfarne Castle

Projects New Delhi

There will never be great architects or architecture without great patrons.
Edwin Lutyens
Every garden scheme should have a backbone, a central idea beautifully phrased. Every wall, path, stone and flower should have its relationship to the central idea.
Edwin Lutyens
In architecture, Palladio is the game. It means hard thought all through – if it is labored, it fails.
Edwin Lutyens
I advise everyone to build a house at 19. It's such good practice.