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Print - View of Exhibition Building, 'Melbourne International Exhibition', C Troedel & Co, 1880 Image Reg. No: SH 990741

Summary:
Made: Lithograph by C.Troedel & Co, Melbourne and Sydney; Published by M.L. Raphael., 1880
Used: 1880
Description:
Framed coloured print of the Exhibition Building, Carlton, in 1880. Shows the building from the south east. Gardens, lawn and trees in the foreground, with the Hochgurtel Fountain playing. Assorted international flags flying from the parapets and Domes including those of the USA, France, Great Britain and Italy. Men, women and children walking in the gardens and gathered at the front entrance. Walnut coloured wooden frame with a decorative gold aluminium inlay.
Description Of Content:
Exhibition Building, Carlton, in 1880. Shows the building from the south east. Gardens, lawn and trees in the foreground, with the Hochgurtel Fountain playing. Assorted international flags flying from the parapets and Domes including those of the USA, France, Great Britain and Italy. Men, women and children walking in the gardens and gathered at the front entrance.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Trustees of the Royal Exhibition Building (REB), 1999
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 68.00 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 99.60 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: buildings, exhibitions, exhibitions melbourne international 1880-1881, exterior views, icons, prints, royal exhibition building, trade fairs
Themes this item is part of: Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS
Secondary Classification: Heritage Sites
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: Text: Copyright registered/PUBLISHED BY M.L. RAPHAEL/MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION 1880/C. TROEDEL & CO. LITH, MELBOURNE & SYDNEY
Format: Print - Engraving: Colourised
Place & Date Depicted: Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1880
Publisher: M.L. Raphael, Australia, 1880
Printer: C. Troedel & Co., Australia, 1880
Date Created: 1880

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