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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M22958
People
Read & Co, British (active 19th c.)
Title
The Crystal Palace in Hyde Park for Grand International Exhibition of 1851
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1851
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/254033
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
25.3 x 38.4 cm (9 15/16 x 15 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: inscribed in plate across lower margin:"Read a& Co, Engravers & Printers, 10 Johnson's Ct. Fleet St. London; View from the Knightsbridge Road of The Crystal Palace in Hyde Park for Grand International Exhibition of 1851; Dedicated to the Royal Commissioners"
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Photograph Collection
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
M22958
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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