The New Crystal Palace at Sydenham.First Column erected August 5th 1852. To be opened May 1st 1853.
Lithograph. 292 x 528mm. 11½ x 20¾". Repaired with hole lower left above "The".
A view of the Crystal Palace erected to house the Great Exhibition on 1851. Following the success of the exhibition, the palace was moved and constructed in 1854 in a modified and enlarged form in the grounds of the Penge Place estate at Sydenham Hill; this was later destroyed by a fire on 30 November 1936.
[Ref: 19268] £250.00