Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 512M , Case MX22, Shelf 5, Box 82C

National Photographic Record and Survey

September 1897 (made)
Place Of Origin

b&w print of view of behind Big Ben's clock face with man looking at camera

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
platinum print mounted on card with hand written ink notation
Brief Description
Photograph of the inner side of the Clock Tower Dial, London, Benjamin Stone, 1897
Physical Description
b&w print of view of behind Big Ben's clock face with man looking at camera
Gallery Label
Houses of Parliament 1897 The inner side of Dial. Clock Tower. This shows a man standing behind the face of the Big Ben clock. Stone used his position as MP for East Birmingham to make an extensive record of the Houses of Parliament. Westminster, London, 1897 Museum no. E.3771-2000
Credit line
Transferred from the British Museum
Other Number
1898 5 31 86 - British Museum number
Accession Number

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record createdJanuary 31, 2001
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