Henry Cole & The Great Exhibition 1851
Created for the V&A Shop to celebrate the opening of the Exhibition Road Quarter. The print reimagines the interior of The Great Exhibition of 1851.
The Great Exhibition in 1851 was the first international exhibition of manufactured products. It was organised by Henry Cole and Price Albert, and held in a purpose - built Crystal Palace in Hyde Park. Many of the objects in the Exhibition were used as the first collection for the South Kensington Museum which opened in 1857 and later became the Victoria and Albert Museum.
LIMITED EDITION ARCHIVAL GICLÉE PRINT
Printed in England, using the highest quality archival paper (Hahnemuhle Photo Rag 300 gsm) and highest quality inks (giclée), to ensure you are able to enjoy your print for years to come.
Size: A2 - 594 mm x 420 mm
Edition of 75, signed and numbered by the artist.
Your artwork will be printed and shipped within 7 days. It will arrive safely in a hard cardboard tube.
About the Artist
Icelandic born artist Kristjana S Williams studied graphic design and illustration at Central St Martins and quickly gained critical acclaim as Creative Director of Beyond the Valley for 8 years.