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The Medieval Court

  • Object:


  • Date:

    1854 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dickinson Brothers (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case U, shelf 10, box AI

Physical description

The Gothic style is shown in all its glory in the Medieval Court. On display can be seen the stained glass and metalwork of John Hardman and the glass of Thomas Willement. Visitors are seen studying the objects with what appears to be guide books.


1854 (published)


Dickinson Brothers (publishers)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 348 mm image, Width: 494 mm image, Height: 444 mm sheet, Width: 597 mm sheet

Object history note

This image is one from the Dickinson Brothers publication entitled 'Dickinsons Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of 1851' of lithographs from the originals painted for Prince Albert.

Descriptive line

Lithograph, The Medieval Court, from 'Dickinsons Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of 1851', pub. Dickinson Brothers, 1854

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Julius Bryant, ed. Art and Design for All. The Victoria and Albert Museum London: V&A Publishing, 2011. ISBN: 9781851776665.
Joanne Parker & Corinna Wagner, Art & soul : Victorians and the gothic, Bristol : Sansom & Co., 2014. ISBN: 9781908326652.
Fig. 33; p. 64



Subjects depicted

Church plate; Sculptures; Galleries; Exhibitions; Figures


ELISE; Prints; The Great Exhibition


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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