Smithfield fruit and vegetable market, 1880

Smithfield fruit and vegetable market, 1880

C038/4854 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.2MB

Downloadable file size: 5.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Smithfield fruit and vegetable market. 19th-century illustration of the central London fruit and vegetable market that was erected as part of Smithfield Market in 1880 in the Smithfield area of London, UK. The architect was Horace Jones and the foundation stone was laid on 17 April 1880. Distinct from the famous meat market, this market was known as the General Market, and was one of several buildings damaged during the Second World War with only parts of the original building remaining. This illustration shows the intended plans, and does not show the final appearance of the building when finished. Published in 'The Builder' on 17 January 1880. Engraving by Benjamin Sly after an artwork by A. Berry.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 17 january 1880, 1800s, 1880, 19th century, a. berry, adult, architectural, architecture, artwork, benjamin sly, black-and-white, britain, british, building, built environment, buyers, buying, carts, central market, city of london corporation, corporation, customer, customers, design, england, english, europe, european, female, french-italian renaissance, fruit, fruit and vegetable market, fruits, general market, geographical, historical, history, horace jones, horse and cart, horses, human geography, illustration, london, male, man, market, market stalls, men, merchant, merchants, monochrome, no-one, nobody, plans, public, renaissance style, sellers, selling, smithfield, smithfield market, the builder, trader, traders, trading, uk, united kingdom, vegetable, vegetables, victorian, woman, women

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.