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Town Hall Brighton

Uploaded on:
2016-02-11 16:04:00.0
File Size:
1.68 MB
3013 x 1836 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40663
Description: Image of topographic print in Fine Art collection.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art/ Topographic Prints, Images of Brighton & Hove/ Brighton/ Buildings & Landmarks/ Brighton Town Hall  

Rights & Reuse

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

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Aquatint
Title (of Artwork / Object): Town Hall Brighton
Creator (of Artwork / Object): T. George
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1841C.
Description (Object or Artwork): Town Hall at centre with The Three Tuns public house to left. People on the balconies of Town Hall. Crowds on the steps and crowds surrounding the Town Hall. Three carriages in foreground, Scaffolding with people on it and carriage underneath to far left. Large flags to right,in between these flags a banner with 'Queen Constitution reform' printed on it. Printed under image ' With a correct representation of the Hustings as it appeared on the Day of nominating the Candidates for the Election of Two members to serve in the first Parliament of Her Most Gracious majesty Queen Victoria' Scene shows the nomination of candidates to serve in the first Parliment of Queen Victoria, taking place on 30 June 1841. Capt Pechell and I. N. Wigney where declared elected on 2 July 1841. The secret ballot was not introduced until 1872.
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Latitude: 50.8206
Longitude: -0.1399

File info

Original Filename: fa202165_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.68 MB; 3013 x 1836 pixels; 255 x 155 mm (print at 300 DPI); 797 x 486 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA202165