London: Houses of Parliament

Made:
c. 1914 in Parliament, Houses of
publisher:
The Photochrom Company Limited
'London: Houses Of Parliament By Night', about 1914
      A reproduction of a colour photograph of the Houses of Parliament, London, by night

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'London: Houses Of Parliament By Night', about 1914 A reproduction of a colour photograph of the Houses of Parliament, London, by night
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A photochrom postcard entitled 'London: Houses of Parliament by Night', published in 'London In Colour Photography' by The Photochrom Company Limited, London in about 1914. The postcard shows a silhouette view of the Houses of Parliament over the River Thames.

A photochrom postcard entitled 'London: Houses of Parliament by Night', published in 'London In Colour Photography' by The Photochrom Company Limited, London in about 1914.

The postcard shows a silhouette view of the Houses of Parliament over the River Thames.

The photochrom process was a form of photolithographic colour printing developed around 1900. The process was used widely to produce scenic and tourist views and for reproductions in art books.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1978-122/32
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford