The Buxton Drinking Fountain, Westminster, London, c1870 (1878). The Buxton Memorial Fountain is a memorial and drinking fountain in Victoria Gardens, Westminster, that commemorates the emancipation of slaves in the British Empire in 1834. It was designed by Charles Buxton MP (1823-1871) and Samuel Sanders Teulon (1812-1873) in neo-Gothic style in 1865 and was dedicated to Thomas Fowell Buxton (1786-1845), Buxton's father, who was one of the leading British proponents of the abolition of slavery. From Old and New London Illustrated, Vol IV, by Edward Walford. [Cassell Petter & Galpin, London, Paris & New York, 1878]
This giclée print delivers a vivid image with maximum color accuracy and exceptional resolution. The standard for museums and galleries around the world, giclée is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are “sprayed” onto high-quality paper. With the great degree of detail and smooth transitions of color gradients, giclée prints appear much more realistic than other reproduction prints. The high-quality paper (235 gsm) is acid free with a smooth surface.
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