Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Victoria and Albert Museum

Accession Number: 
182615
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module SIX--6,074 images
Type of View: 
generalView
View Title: 
Dedication stone and inscription
Date of View: 
5/15/2007
Image description: 
The laying of the foundation stone to the left of the main entrance of the Aston Webb building, on 17 May 1899 was the last official public appearance by Queen Victoria.
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module SIX
Culture: 
British
Subject: 
Art museums
Work Types: 
Architecture; cultural / educational buildings; museums; art museums (buildings)
Preferred Title: 
Victoria and Albert Museum
Agent Display: 
Aston Webb (British architect, 1849-1930); Henry Young Darracott Scott (British architect, 1822-1883)
Date: 
enlarged 1899-1909 (alteration)
Materials: 
red brick; Portland stone; tile
Alternate Title: 
V&A
Locations: 
Victoria and Albert Museum [South Kensington], London, England, United Kingdom
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Nineteenth century
Style/Period: 
Renaissance Revival
Classification: 
Architecture