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Sussex County Hospital, Brighton

Uploaded on:
2016-02-11 15:58:00.0
File Size:
8.66 MB
Dimensions:
6853 x 4963 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40637
Description: Image of topographic print in Fine Art collection.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art/ Topographic Prints  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: Public Domain / CC0

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Tinted Lithograph
Title (of Artwork / Object): Sussex County Hospital, Brighton
Creator (of Artwork / Object): S.J.Guy; M. & N. Hanhart
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1855C.
Description (Object or Artwork): Sussex County Hospital showing the additional two wings . A coach and horses leaving through the gates of the hospital. Man pulling a loaded cart outside the hospital gates with coach and horses heading towards him. Various figures walk alongside the hospital gates. In the near foreground there are slabs and blocks of stone, a barrel, a spade and a pickaxe. Nearby one man points towards the hospital whilst talking to another man with a small child. To the left in the background to the north east is part of the town and downland. Victoria Wing on the left founded 17th August 1838 and the Adelaide Wing founded 13th August 1840. The building was designed by Charles Barry in 1825, finished in 1828. Many additions have subsequently been made.
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

File info

Original Filename: fa202079_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 8.66 MB; 6853 x 4963 pixels; 580 x 420 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1813 x 1313 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA202079