Science & Technology

( Page 1 of 3 )
£100 1862 International Exhibition 1862 Illustrated London News Ref: iln613
Add to basket Thanks,Your Product Has Been Added To Basket
Size guide - reference image
110x77 cm
Request Condition Report

SUPPLEMENT TO THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, OCTOBER 4, 1862.
SECTIONAL VIEW OF THE NAVE.
SECTIONAL VIEW OF THE EASTERN TRANSEPT.
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION 1862.
Large fold-out highly detailed woodblock engraving showing sections through the buildings designed by Captain Francis Fowke of The Royal Engineers on the site in South Kensington now occupied by the Natural History museum. It was intended to be a permanent building but Parliament declined the Government's wish to purchase the building and the materials were sold and used for the construction of Alexandra Palace.
Repair to top right corner affecting edge of printed area, 12cm. closed tear to right edge into blank area between engravings, and some additional folds but otherwise in very good condition for a large engraving that is rare to find in any condition. Please note colour variation on the image is lighting only - the engraving is even and clean.


Quick Links

Ethnographic, Travel & Exploration
Ethnographic, Travel & Exploration 47 items
Maritime
Maritime 26 items
Portraits
Portraits 75 items