About this object

  • ID:

    82.232/324a

  • Production date:

    1910

  • Location:

    In Store

  • Mounted giant souvenir colour postcard showing a view of the the Court of Honour at White City. The Court of Honour was the centrepiece of White City. Designed by Imre Kiralfy, it was 400 feet (over 120 metres) long and surrounded by Oriental- and Indian-style exhibition pavilions. In the centre was a lake, spanned by a bridge. At one end of the court was the impressive Congress Hall, with its spectacular waterfall. At night 100,000 electric lights illuminated the court.

  • Measurements

    H 155 mm; L 217 mm

  • Materials

    paper

  • Last Updated

    2019-05-17

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related Event

    Japan-British Exhibition 1910

  • Related Person

    Kiralfy, Imre

  • Related place

    Hammersmith and Fulham

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