The Old Toll Gate Kensington [pencil, lower right.]
Etching, 175 x 250mm, 7 x 9¾".
Kensington toll gate as it would have appeared c.1857–64; Nos. 1–8 Hyde Park Gate in background. The viewpoint is in Kensington Road where Palace Gate now joins it on the right. From a photograph. By Wallace Hester, etcher and illustrator responsible for 12 cartoons for Vanity Fair, 1910, 1911, 1913.
[Ref: 13895] £160.00