Exterior View of The National Art Treasures Exhibition, 1857

Title

Exterior View of The National Art Treasures Exhibition, 1857

Description

View looking towards the entrance to a large, semi circular roofed building. The viewer can also see the left hand side of the building, as well as the entrance. The main section of the building is bigger than the sections at eitha side, but they are they same shape as the central part. Along the curve on the centre section can be read " THE ART TREASURES OF THE UNITED KINGDOM 1857". In front of the building are crowds of people stood about, talking with each other. There can also be seen some horse drawn carriages.

Creator

F Shepheerd (artist), G Dorrington (Engraver), Abel Heywood (publisher)

Date

1857

Files

1964.187.jpg

Citation

F Shepheerd (artist), G Dorrington (Engraver), Abel Heywood (publisher), “Exterior View of The National Art Treasures Exhibition, 1857,” Thomas Horsfall, accessed November 22, 2017, http://horsfall.history.lmu.build/items/show/377.