[Blenheim Palace] [lantern slide]: photograph of an engraving, probably taken from a book, titled "Plan of Woodstock Park, with Blenheim House, Gardens &c:," engraved by H. Hulsbergh around 1717
Vanbrugh, John Sir 1664-1726
Wise, Henry 1653-1738
Brown, Lancelot 1716-1783
1 lantern slide: b&w ; 3.25 x 4 in
United Kingdom, England, Oxfordshire, Woodstock
Blenheim Palace (Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England)
[between 1914 and 1949]
Blenheim was the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. The palace was designed by Sir John Vanbrugh, while the landscape was designed by Henry Wise, with later modifications by Lancelot "Capability" Brown and other designers.
Mount reads: "[printed text on plate:] H Hulsbergh, S[c?] [text on mat:] Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "5."
Historic plate caption: "[printed text on plate:] Plan of Woodstock Park, with Blenheim House, Garden, etc. [...] p. 71, Vol 3 d;."