Downes, Kerry

Full Name: 
Downes, Kerry
Year Born: 
1930
Home Country: 
UK
Overview: 
Architectural historian. Downes was the son of Ralph William Downes, (1904-1993) a professional organist. Downes studied at the Courtauld Institute where the lectures of Margaret Whinney (q.v.) on architectural history inspired him (acknowledged in his monograph on Wren, 1971).