The Houses of Parliament from Millbank: 19th century
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View of the Houses of Parliament from Millbank. OIl on canvas. At this time the Thames was still a working river and in the foreground barges and workers on the shore are detailed before the sun-lit towers of Parliament. Twenty years later this stretch of Thames was transformed by the Victoria Embankment.
1861 AD - 1861 AD