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Brighton Chain Pier from the Outer Platform

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2016-02-11 16:11:00.0
File Size:
1.71 MB
2950 x 2166 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40701
Description: Image of topographic print from Fine Art collection.
Categories: Timeline/ 1820s, Timeline/ Georgian (1714 - 1837), Collections / Fine Art/ Topographic Prints, Images of Brighton & Hove/ Brighton/ Buildings & Landmarks/ Chain Pier  

Copyright & Re-use

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

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Lithograph
Title (of Artwork / Object): Brighton Chain Pier from the Outer Platform
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Unrecorded
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1820C.
Description (Object or Artwork): Perspective view of the Chain Pier and Pier Head from the Pier looking North towards Brighton. Four piles visible with four pairs of towers each pair joined at the top by a pyramidal arch. Centre foreground man in top hat arm in arm with woman . Figure of single womanwith parasol to right. Two women and a man arm in arm in foreground centre left. Funnel of steam boat with smoke pouring ot visible to right. The pairs of towers were modelled on the design of the pylon gateways of Karnak in Egypt
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

File info

Original Filename: fa202849_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.71 MB; 2950 x 2166 pixels; 250 x 183 mm (print at 300 DPI); 781 x 573 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA202849