London: The House of Lords showing the Woolsack

Made:
c. 1914 in House of Lords
publisher:
The Photochrom Company Limited
'London: The House Of Lords Showing The Woolsack', about 1914
      A reproduction of a colour photograph of the interior of the House of Lords in the Houses of Parliament, London

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'London: The House Of Lords Showing The Woolsack', about 1914 A reproduction of a colour photograph of the interior of the House of Lords in the Houses of Parliament, London
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A photochrom postcard entitled 'London: The House of Lords Showing the Woolsack', published in 'London In Colour Photography' by The Photochrom Company Limited, London in about 1914. The postcard shows the Woolsack, the seat of the Lord Speaker in the House of Lords.

A photochrom postcard entitled 'London: The House of Lords Showing the Woolsack', published in 'London In Colour Photography' by The Photochrom Company Limited, London in about 1914.

The postcard shows the Woolsack, the seat of the Lord Speaker in the House of Lords.

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:
1978-122/33
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford