A Drawing of the Old Houses of Parliament in 1760

Managed to acquire this line drawing of the Old Houses of Parliament made in 1760 before they burnt down in 1834 and were replaced with our “modern” Gothic building.

The Old Houses of Parliament

Click on the image for a larger (much larger!) version. Enjoy.

Scanned in using an A4 scanner hence the slight misalignments of some “segments” and colour differences. I need to learn how to blend scanned images better, and probably invest in a larger scanner – anyone want to buy me an A2 sized scanner?

Whats's on in London: today or tomorrow or this weekend

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