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image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

The Queen's Visit to the City

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Print maker - William Lake

Description

View of Queen Victoria's procession through the City of London, down Chancery Lane; gold carriage pulled by eight horses, surrounded by the Queen's Life Guards, trumpeters, police on horseback, the civic procession, and crowds on the street, holding flags on the ground and out of windows above. 1837. Hand-coloured lithograph.

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Lettered below image with title, continuing: "Novr. 9th 1837 / Drawn on the Spot from the corner of Chancery Lane"; production detail: "W. Lake, lith, 50, Old Bailey"

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Location

Chancery Lane, London, England

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