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Illustrated souvenir of the Palace of Arts British Empire Exhibition (1924).

Illustrated souvenir of the Palace of Arts British Empire Exhibition (1924).

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Published by Fleetway Press, Limited in London .
Written in English


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Catalogue of the Palace of Arts at the British Empire Exhibition, Wembley, London, 1924.

ContributionsBritish Empire Exhibition
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Open LibraryOL20867170M

The British Empire Exhibition opened on St George's Day at Wembley Park in north-west London. Its aim was to promote trade within the countries of the Empire and to honour those who had served during the First World War. This image shows a Souvenir Telegram form from the British Empire Exhibition, well known to collectors of British stamps. Note [ ].

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Herein is illustrated a record of the contents of the Palace of Arts at the Empire Exhibition of Commencing with Allan Ramsay an effort has been made to cover the whole field of British Art.

After emphasizing the highlights in Scottish painting in the three periods: 4/5. A British Empire Exhibition had first been proposed inby the British Empire League, and again in The Russo-Japanese War had prevented the first plan from being developed and World War I put an end to the second, though there had been a Festival of Empire inheld in part at Crystal Palace.

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Souvenir British Empire Exhibition, [electronic resource]. The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) supports research within a huge subject domain from traditional humanities subjects, such as history, modern languages and English literature, to the creative and performing arts.

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Publisher & Place of Publication: Published and Printed by Fleetway Press Ltd, Dane Street, Holborn, London, WC Publication Date: Collection: Irish Industrial & International Exhibition Catalogues.

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Clendinning’s monograph in progress on the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley in considers how this event re-conceptualized the popular image of the British Empire after the First World War by inviting exhibition-goers to experience the empire as a shopper’s paradise whose maintenance was closely tied to their own material prosperity.One of the Fine Arts Library’s most unusual recent acquisitions is a lovely little volume of hand-colored engravings and lithographs.

The volume consists of 25 plates depicting people and places in Turkey, Greece and the Levant. Once we had the book in hand, we were faced with the problem of how to record this new addition in the library’s catalog.