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Brighton, 1839.

Uploaded on:
2016-02-11 16:13:00.0
File Size:
6.14 MB
6687 x 3695 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 40709
Description: Image of topographic print from Fine Art collection.
Categories: 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, 1839.
Creator (of Artwork / Object): C Derby; Day & Haghe
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1839
Description (Object or Artwork): View from Chain Pier looking North towards Brighton. New Steine to left and Rock Gardens to right. Rowing boat in foreground to left at side of pier. Four pairs of towers visible. Towers in foreground to right showing doorway bottom right with windows either side, figure of a women visible inside. Crowds of people line the pier to right where funnel of steam boat visible. Piles of luggage in foreground to right. To left in front of tower steps leading down below pier with man carrying piece of luggage on shoulder is visible. Printed on image centre left 'Brighton 1839' and to bottom right ' Published for the Benefit of the Sussex County Hospital - sold by W.H.Mason, Brighton & H Hering, 9, Newman St. London', printed under image bottom left 'Day & Haghe, Lith. to the Queen, Gate St.Linc:Inn F.ds London' 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: fa202919_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 6.14 MB; 6687 x 3695 pixels; 566 x 313 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1769 x 978 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA202919