Colonial Architecture Project

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by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

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Rangoon, High Court

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1905-11 by James Ransome (architect) and Bagchi & Co. (contractors). Ransome was Architect to the Government of India. This building mixes Queen Anne style with the profile of the Indo-Saracenic buildings of Madras or Bombay without actually including any Indian features.

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