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The Opening Ceremony.
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The Opening Ceremony.
The Opening Ceremony for the reconstructed Crystal Palace exhibition hall at Sydenham Hill. In the photograph are Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and three of their children who stand on a pedestal during the opening ceremony of the Crystal Palace. They are surrounded by a large entourage and in the background stand members of a choir and orchestra. In the foreground stands an audience and members of the clergy.
1854
London Metropolitan Archives
Delamotte Collection
Delamotte, Philip Henry (1821-1889)
The Photographic Institution, 168 New Bond Street
photograph
Paper on panel
43.5 CRY_Delamotte_159
exact