St Catherine's College Oxford - Built in 1960-6, the leading Danish architect Arne Jacobsen designed everything at St Catherine's - the buildings, the landscape, the furniture - even the cutlery.  The result is a building of extraordinary consistency and international sophistication; one of Jacobsen's finest buildings anywhere and a tribute to the enlightened taste of his client.  The photograph shows the library, at the centre of the college, with original Swan chairs by Jacobsen. Listed…

St Catherine's College Oxford - Built in 1960-6, the leading Danish architect Arne Jacobsen designed everything at St Catherine's - the buildings, the landscape, the furniture - even the cutlery. The result is a building of extraordinary consistency and international sophistication; one of Jacobsen's finest buildings anywhere and a tribute to the enlightened taste of his client. The photograph shows the library, at the centre of the college, with original Swan chairs by Jacobsen. Listed…

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St Catherine of Alexandria patron of Unmarried girls, Aalsum, apologists, craftsmen who work with a wheel, archivists, dying people, educators, girls, jurists, knife sharpeners, lawyers, librarians, libraries, Balliol College, Massey College, mechanics, millers, milliners, hat-makers, nurses, philosophers, preachers, scholars, schoolchildren, scribes, secretaries, spinsters, stenographers, tanners, theologians, University of Paris, haberdashers, wheelwrights, Żejtun, Żurrieq, Pagbilao…

arne jacobsen, st. catherine's college, oxford 04 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

arne jacobsen, st. catherine's college, oxford 04 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

St Catherine's College, Oxford UK (1963-64) | Arne Jacobsen | Image : Bill Toomey

St Catherine's College, Oxford UK (1963-64) | Arne Jacobsen | Image : Bill Toomey

St Catherine's College, Arne Jacobsen | Oxford | United Kingdom | MIMOA

St Catherine's College, Arne Jacobsen | Oxford | United Kingdom | MIMOA

St Catherine's College, Oxford  Designed by the Danish architect Arne Jacobsen in the 1960s, St Catherine's College is Grade I listed.

St Catherine's College, Oxford Designed by the Danish architect Arne Jacobsen in the 1960s, St Catherine's College is Grade I listed.

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