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Near Kemptown, Brighton, Sussex County Hospital, 1843

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Digital Media Bank ID: 40829
Description: View of the Sussex County Hospital as a single building. This view shows the front and side elevation and a horse carriage with a man driving it in the right foreground, to the left is a man woman and child and a man on crutches to the left and centre a man carrying something on his shoulder.The three storey building is shown is built in red brick and stone with steps up to a doorway fronted by a pediment surmounted by two columns. On the roof is a large weathervane in the shape of an arrrow. On the facade is written 'Sussex County Hospital, and General Sea Bathing Infirmary Erected Anno Domini 1823. The building was designed by Charles Barry in 1825, finished in 1828. Many additions have subsequently been made.
Categories: Timeline/ 1840s, Collections / Fine Art/ Topographic Prints  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: Public Domain / CC0
Caption: Near Kemptown, Brighton, Sussex County Hospital, 1843

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Hand Coloured Aquatint
Title (of Artwork / Object): Near Kemptown, Brighton, Sussex County Hospital
Creator (of Artwork / Object): I Bruce
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1843
Description (Object or Artwork): View of the Sussex County Hospital as a single building. This view shows the front and side elevation and a horse carriage with a man driving it in the right foreground, to the left is a man woman and child and a man on crutches to the left and centre a man carring something on his shoulder.The three storey building is shown is built in red brick and stone with steps up to a doorway fronted by a pediment surmounted by two columns. On the roof is a large weathervane in the shape of an arrrow. On the facade is written 'Sussex County Hospital, and General Sea Bathing Infirmary Erected Anno Domini 1823. 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
Other Keywords: Sussex County Hospital,

File info

Original Filename: fa209139_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 840.44 KB; 2013 x 1495 pixels; 170 x 127 mm (print at 300 DPI); 533 x 396 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA209139