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Basic Biographical Details

Name: Richard Phené Spiers
Designation: Architect
Born: 1838
Died: 3 October 1916
Bio Notes: Richard Phené Spiers was the art master at the Royal Academy Schools in London from 1870 onwards. He exhibited extensively at the Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts (later the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts) from that year until 1898, all his exhibits being architectural watercolours rather than projects, including Scottish subjects in 1889.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1London, EnglandPrivate   

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Matthew Digby Wyatt18621864Improver 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Arthur Thomas BoltonAfter 1887Before 1890Assistant 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 25John Begg8 June 1891for Associateship
Item 2 of 25John Begg2 December 1901for Fellowship
Item 3 of 25(Sir) John James Burnet29 November 1897for Fellowship
Item 4 of 25Stewart Henbest Capper8 June 1891for Associateship
Item 5 of 25William Chastel de Boinville9 January 1882for Associateship
Item 6 of 25Horace Field8 June 1903for Fellowship
Item 7 of 25James Guthrie HendersonMid 1896for Associateship
Item 8 of 25Alexander Mackintosh7 March 1892for Associateship
Item 9 of 25Thomas MacLaren13 June 1892for Associateship
Item 10 of 25Walter John Nash Millard16 March 1885for Associateship
Item 11 of 25George John Oakeshott11 March 1889for Associateship
Item 12 of 25Alexander Nisbet Paterson3 March 1890for Associateship
Item 13 of 25Alexander Nisbet Paterson28 February 1910for Fellowship
Item 14 of 25James Paxton21 November 1892for Associateship
Item 15 of 25Andrew Noble Prentice8 June 1891for Associateship
Item 16 of 25Andrew Noble Prentice3 February 1902for Fellowship
Item 17 of 25Samuel Bridgman Russell19 June 1890for Associateship
Item 18 of 25(Sir) John William Simpson6 November 1882for Associateship
Item 19 of 25George Thow Smith20 July 1911for Licentiateship
Item 20 of 25Leonard Aloysius Scott Stokes9 January 1882for Associateship
Item 21 of 25(Sir) Andrew Thomas Taylor4 March 1878for Associateship
Item 22 of 25Francis Thomas Verity3 June 1889for Associateship
Item 23 of 25James Cromar Watt13 June 1892for Associateship
Item 24 of 25Frank Coutts Webster5 December 1910for Associateship
Item 25 of 25William Fleming Wilkie3 December 1906for Fellowship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   


© All rights reserved. Building News 21 March 1890 

© All rights reserved. Building News 21 March 1890