Calendarium Londinense or the London Almanack for the Year 1936. Buckingham Palace From St James's Park (floodlit).
London & Chester. Published by W. Monk at The Studio, Barrel Well, Chester. Drawn, & Etched. by W. Monk.
Aquatint and etching. Image 180 x 250mm (7 x 9¾"), with calendar underneath, sheet 400 x 290mm (15¾ x 12"). Horizontal fold through middle.
View across St James' park towards Buckingham Palace. Text below explaining the history and various alterations made to the building since John Nash's original design. An issue of 'Monk's Calendar', a publication for print collectors founded in 1902 by William Monk (1863-1937) and published yearly until the year 2004. This edition was the first to use aquatint for the scene.
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