The Treasury, Whitehall.
London, Published May 1st 1852, by Mess.rs Lloyd Brothers & Co. 22 Ludgate Hill.
Hand coloured lithograph, image 305 x 400mm. 12 x 15¾". Faint browning to paper.
View of the then new Treasury Offices at Whitehall, as designed by architect Sir Charles Barry (1795 – 1860) in 1846-47; horse-drawn carriages passing along the street, two figures ride horseback in the foreground, a horse feeds by the roadside, and pedestrians stroll along the pavement. From a series of views of famous London buildings by Edmund Walker (1850 - 1856; fl.); Abbey describes a folio of 12 titled 'Views of the Principal Buildings in London'.
See Abbey Scenery 247, 2.
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