Photos with tag: 1700s

Royal Dockyard, Deptford from an engraving

Woodlands was built between 1774 and 1776 for John Julius Angerstein, the financier and art collector whose collection forms the basis of the National Gallery. The Architect was George Gibson, who is also thought to have designed the Knoll. The … Continue reading

Royal Dockyard, Deptford from an engraving dated 1793

Montagu House, named after the first Duke of Montagu, the owner in the 18th century, was the amalgamation of two late seventeenth century houses, plus the distinctive addition known as Park Corner House (seen in the painting), which was built … Continue reading