The Crystal Palace, Sydenham Hill, was originally built in 1851 for the Great Exhibition at Hyde Park and re-erected here as the Crystal Palace in 1852-1854. Interior view showing work in progress on the heads of the Colossi of Abu Simbal. From 'Photographic Views of The Crystal Palace' by Philip H. Delamotte, published in 1855.
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#1850 - 1875 #BUILDINGS / ARCHITECTURE #Delamotte #Photograph #STATUES AND MEMORIALS #UPPER NORWOOD