Crystal Palace, Joseph Paxton, London - pity this is no longer around
Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace, a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain) built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal Palace, Paxton (UK)
CENTURY, Industrial Architecture, England - Joseph Paxton An important factors of creation the Crystal Palace was, the recent invention of the cast plate glass method in which allowed for large sheets of cheap but strong glass.
’The Nave From The North End - Commencement Of Monti’s Fountain’ Construction work in progress at the nave of the Crystal Palace Exhibition Hall in Sydenham. Photograph by Philip Henry Delamotte - 1855
View of the Egyptian Court inside Crystal Palace London- 1854
Crystal Palace, Hyde Park, London, Built for The Great Exhibition Of