Lot 363Exhibitions Collection From 1851 Crystal Palace In Hyde...

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Exhibitions Collection From 1851 Crystal Palace In Hyde Park To Empire Exhibition Of 1938: includes The Crystal Palace Exhibition. 1851. A very beautiful multi-coloured and gold panoramic view of opening of the Exhibition with Royal Coach and procession in foreground. Around border illustrations of London, American Indians, the Middle East and India etc. Attractively printed by Le Blond on card actual size 5¾” ´ 4”. Another Multicoloured View Of The Rebuilt Crystal Palace. Circa 1855. The Great Exhibition. Crystal Palace Medallion. 1851. Obverse Portrait of Prince Albert. Has legend at bottom “Struck in the Building of the Exhibition”. Reverse; Royal Arms. Legend “Great Exhibition of the Industry of all Nations. London 1851”. White Metal size 38mm. Crystal Palace. Souvenir Paper Weight. Circa 1860s -1890s. With Albumen style photograph, size 2½” Diameter. The British Empire Exhibition. 1924. Large fold out Official pictorial Map, folds out to size 29” ´ 19½” The British Empire Exhibition. 1925. Official Guides. Detailed 128 page well illustrated with many photographs of the Pavilions and their plans. Also with plans of the exhibition. Giving extensive details regarding the various buildings and pavilions and their exhibits. With Art Nouveau style front covers, size 5¼” ´ 8¼”.Empire Exhibition. Scotland. Bellahouston Park, Glasgow. 1938. Official guide. A detailed 230 page well illustrated guide with fold out plan of the exhibition. Giving extensive accounts regarding the various buildings and pavilions and their exhibits. Also illustrating many of the buildings. Plus 76 pages of advertising at back. The Scottish Lion on front cover size 5½” ´ 8½” Empire Exhibition. 1938. Pictorial Printed cloth on Rayon with multicoloured views, size 13” ´ 13”. Lichfield. Souvenir Programme Of The Festival June 1945. In celebration of the 750th Anniversary of the Cathedral. An attractive 44 page publication with 30 photographs and illustrations of which 5 are multicoloured. Plus some interest period advertising. All in gold embossed card cover, size 8½” × 11”. (9)

Guide Price: £80.00 - £100.00

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