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Elevations of Bishopsgate Street Without

Engraving
1838-40 (published)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Elevations of the buildings on Bishopsgate Street Without. On the right is a map of the area, and on the left an image of Sir Paul Pindar's house.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
engraving
Brief Description
Elevations of Bishopsgate Street Without, engraving, from Tallis' London Street Views, 1838-40
Physical Description
Elevations of the buildings on Bishopsgate Street Without. On the right is a map of the area, and on the left an image of Sir Paul Pindar's house.
Dimensions
  • Height: 5.5in
  • Width: 6.75in
Dimensions taken from Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1923, London: Board of Education, 1925.
Credit line
Given by Messrs. Baring Brothers & Co
Object history
This object was part of the John Edmund Gardner collection of topographical prints and drawings of London. After Gardner's death the collection passed to his son Edmund Thomas Gardner, but was sold to Edward Coates MP in 1910. The collection was sold again in 1923 after Coates' death, and was split between various institutions and private collectors. The portion connected with Bishopsgate was bought by Baring Brothers & Co. and donated to the Bethnal Green Museum.
Subject depicted
Place Depicted
Associated Object
846-1890 (Original)
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1923, London: Board of Education, 1925.
Collection
Accession Number
E.4967-1923

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record createdJuly 1, 2009
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